Review: Lantus and Victoza
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lantus and Victoza. It is created by eHealthMe based on 499 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 29, 2014: 499 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lantus, Victoza are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lantus (insulin glargine recombinant)
- Victoza (liraglutide)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lantus, Victoza:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||143|
|Decreased Appetite (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)||142|
|Blood Glucose Increased||128|
|Blood Glucose Decreased||63|
|Pancreatitis Acute (sudden inflammation of pancreas)||60|
|Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)||55|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lantus, Victoza:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)||12|
|Blood Pressure Increased||8|
|Anaphylactic Reaction (serious allergic reaction)||8|
|Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)||6|
|Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)||5|
|Angina Unstable (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle- unstable)||5|
|Heart Rate Increased||4|
|Paronychia (infection in the tissues adjacent to a nail on a finger or toe)||4|
|Viral Pericarditis (inflammation of the pericardium (the fibrous sac surrounding the heart) caused by viral infection)||4|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus
- Diabetes mellitus
- Type 1 diabetes mellitus
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
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:
- Lantus is used in:
- Victoza is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Lantus alternatives:
- Victoza alternatives:
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get very tired and sleepy
some confusion and reduced cognition
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My speech has become unintelligible in the last 6 months
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I was diagnosed with Diabetes on Jan 22nd and started Metformin ER 1000mg 2x a day. On Feb 21st I started Lantus 20units at bedtime. My last menstrual was Feb 18th - 21st and I am very consistent with a 27 day cycle. I am now 4 days late. Their is a very slim chance I am pregnant but feel that i ...
- I want to use victoza with lantus any one who is on this dual therapy what do you think?
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