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Lantus vs Victoza for a male patient aged 58

Summary: 3,222 male patients aged 58 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Lantus vs Victoza for a male aged 58. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Lantus (latest outcomes from 50,302 users) has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is often used in diabetes.

Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,246 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes.

On Mar, 30, 2015: 3,222 male patients aged 53 who take the same drugs are studied in Lantus vs Victoza

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male53Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Lantus insulin glargine recombinantnot specified
Victoza liraglutidenot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 53 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
LantusVictoza
Blood Glucose IncreasedNausea
NauseaVomiting
Myocardial InfarctionPancreatitis
Weight DecreasedBlood Glucose Increased
Blood Glucose DecreasedWeight Decreased
DyspnoeaFatigue
FatiguePancreatitis Acute
Drug IneffectiveDecreased Appetite
HypoglycaemiaDiarrhoea
VomitingAbdominal Pain Upper

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
LantusVictoza
Myocardial InfarctionPvc (premature Ventricular Contraction)
PainStomach Pain
Fatigue
Fall
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Hypoglycaemia
Hypertension
Arthralgia
Amnesia
Foot Fracture

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Lantus3.12%14.06%39.06%32.81%10.94%
Victoza0.00%21.05%21.05%31.58%26.32%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Lantus (insulin glargine recombinant) is often used to treat diabetes. Victoza (liraglutide) is often used to treat diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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