Review: Lantus and Victoza drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Lantus and Victoza. It is created by eHealthMe based on 477 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Lantus (latest outcomes from 50,203 users) has active ingredients of insulin glargine recombinant. It is often used in diabetes.
Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,165 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 477 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|
|Decreased Appetite (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)||82|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||79|
|Blood Glucose Increased||68|
|Blood Glucose Decreased||36|
|Pancreatitis Acute (sudden inflammation of pancreas)||34|
|Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)||32|
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)||6|
|Anaphylactic Reaction (serious allergic reaction)||4|
|Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)||3|
|Renal Failure Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)||3|
|Paronychia (infection in the tissues adjacent to a nail on a finger or toe)||2|
|Viral Pericarditis (inflammation of the pericardium (the fibrous sac surrounding the heart) caused by viral infection)||2|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||2|
|Heart Rate Increased||2|
|Angina Unstable (chest pain due to ischemia of the heart muscle- unstable)||2|
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:
Comments from related studies:
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get very tired and sleepy
some confusion and reduced cognition
Thought that with more exercise my leg muscles would start getting stronger so I'm not sure if it's one of the meds I'm taking that is causing the condition.
My speech has become unintelligible in the last 6 months
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Jverry: I want to use victoza with lantus any one who is on this dual therapy what do you think?
My blood sugar is getting higher my last a1c was 7.5 i am currently taking lantus and humalog with bad results. When i was on victoza my blood sugar was much better i am considering using victoza with lantus any information would be greatly appreciated
- By vicevans: Does victoza cause anemia?
My husband has been taking Victoza foe close to a year now. He is a type 2 diabetic and needed help controlling his Arc and weight so his doctor prescribed victoza. We did not notice a big change in his usual symptoms except a bit more upset stomach than usual. It seemed to help with weight as it ...
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