The following results on this page are based on 2001
unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
64.7 in the range of -100 to +100 for Vitamin D3
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 2001 real-world patients taking Vitamin D3. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1966 patients taking Vitamin D3 were asked how effective they found their medicine. Luckily 64% responded very positively about Vitamin D3 reporting that they were very / extremely effective, while 27% reported that they felt Vitamin D3 was only somewhat effective for them. Finally 9% of the patients asked reported that Vitamin D3 had only a slight or very little effect for them.
2000 patients taking Vitamin D3 were asked how bothered they were by any side effects from taking Vitamin D3? 94% felt not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects from taking Vitamin D3, while 4% felt somewhat bothered. Meaning that 2% felt very or extremely bothered by side effects from taking Vitamin D3.
We recently asked 2001 patients who reported taking Vitamin D3 how often they took it as prescribed? While 89% told us they never, or only sometimes forgot to take it on time, 6% said that they often forgot to take their Vitamin D3 as prescribed. Sadly 5% 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.
We asked 2001 patients taking Vitamin D3 how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed? There can be many factors why they found it difficult to take as prescribed. 93% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Vitamin D3 as prescribed, whereas 5% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 2% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
2001 patients were recently asked how confident they felt about taking Vitamin D3? 91% of those we asked said that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Vitamin D3. 8% felt only slightly confident while 1% of the patients we asked felt only slightly confident when taking Vitamin D3.
1974 patients were asked how necessary they found taking Vitamin D3. 76% said they found Vitamin D3 to be very or extremely necessary, while 19% said they found it to be only somewhat necessary. Sadly, the final 5% of patients asked found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them. If you feel your medication is unnecessary, please talk to your doctor about it.
1847 patients were recently asked how often they forgot to take their medication? 77% of those asked never or rarely forgot their medication, while 14% of those taking Vitamin D3 reported that they sometimes forgot. This left 8% 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.
Surveying 1851 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Vitamin D3) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 76% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Vitamin D3 may have. 13% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 10% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
When asking 1851 patients taking Vitamin D3 if they were satisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication. 79% of them answered that they were very satisfied or satisfied while, 18% of were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied. That left 3% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or worse of all very dissatisfied when it came to the information and guidance they received with their Vitamin D3.
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