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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
54.0 in the range of -100 to +100 for Zocor
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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 25 real-world patients taking Zocor. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.
25 patients taking Zocor were asked how effective they found their medicine. 68% felt that Zocor was very / extremely effective, while 24% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 8% felt that Zocor had only a slight or very little effect.
We asked 25 patients taking Zocor just how bothered they were by side effects? 92% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 8% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Zocor. This leaves 0% of the patients we asked who were using Zocor still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Zocor.
25 patients using Zocor were asked how often they took their medicine as prescribed? 84% of those asked said they never, or only sometimes forget to take their Zocor as prescribed, while 16% often forgot. Meaning that 0% forgot to take their Zocor 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.
We asked 25 patients taking Zocor 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. 96% of those asked positively reported that they found it not at all or only somewhat difficult to take their Zocor as prescribed, whereas 4% reported that they found taking the same medication very difficult. Sadly, there were still 0% who reported finding it extremely difficult for them to take their medicine as prescribed.
A patient survey asked 25 patients just how confident they felt about taking Zocor? 72% replied postivly that they felt either very or extremely confident when it came to taking Zocor. 24% of the patients replied they were only slightly confident, while 4% of them responded feeling only slightly confident when it came to taking Zocor.
When asking 25 patients how necessary they found taking their medication. 68% said they felt taking Zocor to be very or extremely necessary. 28% said they felt Zocor to be only somewhat necessary for them. Finally 4% of patients taking Zocor found it only slightly or even not at all necessary for them.
We asked 15 patients using Zocor how often they forgot to take their medication? 87% of reported that they never or rarely forgot to take their medication, while 13% of patients taking Zocor reported sometimes forgetting to take their medication. 0% 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 24 patients we asked them to what extent they felt that the benefits of their medicine (in this case Zocor) outweighed its disadvantages. A group of 58% replied that they felt to a large or even extreme extent that the advantages of taking their medication outweighed any disadvantages that Zocor may have. 29% of the patients felt this and a reduced level and reported feeling only a moderate extent. At the bottom of the scale were 13% of the patients asked, who felt this was true to only a small extent or even reported a result of not at all.
24 patients were recently asked how satisfied they were with the information and guidance they received with their Zocor. 71% of those asked were either very satisfied or satisfied, which is great news. However, 17% of those asked were neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, which left 13% of patients feeling either dissatisfied or even worse very dissatisfied with the information and guidance they received with their medication.
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