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have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
56.5 in the range of -100 to +100 for Venlafaxine [Sandoz]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2350 real-world patients taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2334 patients who were using Venlafaxine [Sandoz] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 70% were very positive about Venlafaxine [Sandoz] answering that they were very / extremely effective, however 19% felt Venlafaxine [Sandoz] was only somewhat effective. Unfortunately 11% of the patients asked felt Venlafaxine [Sandoz] had only a slight or very little effect for them.
We asked 2349 patients taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz] just how bothered they were by side effects? 65% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 22% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Venlafaxine [Sandoz]. This leaves 13% of the patients we asked who were using Venlafaxine [Sandoz] still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz].
2350 patients using Venlafaxine [Sandoz] were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 97% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Venlafaxine [Sandoz] as prescribed, while 2% often forgot. Meaning that 1% forgot to take their Venlafaxine [Sandoz] all the time. Remembering to take your medication at the right time is so important. Try using our free app DrugStars to help you remember to take your meds correctly.
2350 patients using Venlafaxine [Sandoz] were asked how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed? There are several reasons why it can be difficult for a patient to take their medication as prescribed. Luckily 91% of those asked felt that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Venlafaxine [Sandoz] as prescribed by their doctor, 7% felt they found taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz] very difficult. Leaving 2% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Venlafaxine [Sandoz].
2350 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz]? 71% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz]. 21% felt only slightly confident while 8% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz].
When asking 2273 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 85% said they felt taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz] to be very or extremely necessary. 10% said they felt Venlafaxine [Sandoz] to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 5% of patients taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz] found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
1824 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 71% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 20% of those taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz] reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 9% of patients sadly reporting that they often or almost all the time forgot to take their medication. If you also forget your medication try using DrugStars to help you remember.
2082 patients were recently asked to what extent they felt that the benefits of Venlafaxine [Sandoz] outweighed its disadvantages? 75% of them answered positively saying they felt to large or extreme extent that the advantages of taking Venlafaxine [Sandoz] outweighed its disadvantages. However, 15% of the patients felt this only to a moderate extent and that meant that 10% felt only a small extent or worst of all, not at all.
2082 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Venlafaxine [Sandoz]. 77% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 16% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 8% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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