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56.6 in the range of -100 to +100 for Venlafaxine XR [GD]
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2410 real-world patients taking Venlafaxine XR [GD]. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
2394 patients taking Venlafaxine XR [GD] were asked how effective they found their medicine. 70% felt that Venlafaxine XR [GD] was very / extremely effective, while 19% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 11% felt that Venlafaxine XR [GD] had only a slight or very little effect.
2409 patients taking Venlafaxine XR [GD] were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Venlafaxine XR [GD]? 65% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Venlafaxine XR [GD], while 22% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 13% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Venlafaxine XR [GD].
We recently asked 2410 patients who reported taking Venlafaxine XR [GD] how often they took it as prescribed? While 97% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 2% said that they often forgot to take their Venlafaxine XR [GD] as prescribed. Sadly 1% forgot to take them all the time. Taking medication as prescribed by your doctor is so important. If you have difficulty, or know someone who does, feel free to try DrugStars a free app to help you remembering your medication.
2410 patients using Venlafaxine XR [GD] 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 XR [GD] as prescribed by their doctor, 7% felt they found taking Venlafaxine XR [GD] very difficult. Leaving 2% who felt it extremely difficult for them to take Venlafaxine XR [GD].
2410 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Venlafaxine XR [GD]? 71% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Venlafaxine XR [GD]. 21% felt only slightly confident while 8% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Venlafaxine XR [GD].
We asked 2333 patients how necessary they found taking Venlafaxine XR [GD]. 85% of the patients asked found Venlafaxine XR [GD] to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 10% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 5% of patients using Venlafaxine XR [GD] who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 1884 patients using Venlafaxine XR [GD] how often they forgot to take their medication? 72% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 19% of patients taking Venlafaxine XR [GD] reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 9% of patients sadly often or almost all the time forget to take their medication. If you forget your medication, we can recommend using DrugStars to help you remember.
When we asked 2142 patients to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine outweighed its disadvantages a group of 75% of them replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking Venlafaxine XR [GD] outweighed any disadvantages. 15% of the patients however felt this to a moderate extent leaving 10% who felt this was true to only a small extent or even felt not at all.
2142 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Venlafaxine XR [GD]. 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 7% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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