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unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users
have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of
78.2 in the range of -100 to +100 for Xarelto
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 1174 real-world patients taking Xarelto. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
1162 patients taking Xarelto were asked how effective they found their medicine. 87% felt that Xarelto was very / extremely effective, while 10% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 4% felt that Xarelto had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 1174 patients taking Xarelto just how bothered they were by side effects? 87% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 9% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Xarelto. This leaves 4% of the patients we asked who were using Xarelto still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Xarelto.
We asked 1174 patients taking Xarelto how often they took their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 98% said they never, or only sometimes forget, while 1% often forgot to take their Xarelto as prescribed. This leaves 0% who sadly forgot to take their Xarelto all the time. Taking medication at the right time is very important for your treatment. Try our free app DrugStars to help you manage your medication.
1174 patients were recently asked just how difficult they found it to take their medicine as prescribed by their doctor? 98% of them found it not at all or only somewhat difficult taking Xarelto as prescribed, 2% found taking Xarelto very difficult which left 0% who sadly felt it extremely difficult for them. There can be many factors that make taking medication an issue, and these should be discussed with the doctor prescribing them.
A patient survey asked 1174 patients just how confident they felt about taking Xarelto? 84% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Xarelto. 12% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 4% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Xarelto.
We asked 1078 patients how necessary they found taking Xarelto. 92% of the patients asked found Xarelto to be very or extremely necessary for them, while 7% found it to be only somewhat necessary. However, there are still 1% of patients using Xarelto who feel it is only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 959 patients using Xarelto how often they forgot to take their medication? 94% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 4% of patients taking Xarelto reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 2% 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.
Surveying 1135 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Xarelto) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 79% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Xarelto may have. 11% 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.
1135 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Xarelto. 84% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 11% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 5% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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