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Review: Victoza and Glucophage

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Victoza and Glucophage. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,284 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Victoza (what 12,209 Victoza users reported?) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is used in diabetes.

Glucophage (what 41,411 Glucophage users reported?) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is used in diabetes.

On Aug, 11, 2014: 2,283 people who take Victoza, Glucophage are studied

Victoza, Glucophage outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Victoza (liraglutide)
- Glucophage (metformin hydrochloride)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Victoza is effective80.00%
(4 of 5 people)
54.55%
(6 of 11 people)
66.67%
(8 of 12 people)
50.00%
(5 of 10 people)
42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
Glucophage is effectiven/a60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
10.00%
(1 of 10 people)
33.33%
(5 of 15 people)
14.29%
(2 of 14 people)
0.00%
(0 of 6 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
NauseaPancreatitisPancreatitisPancreatitis AcuteDyspnoeaRenal Failure AcuteGastric UlcerNausea
VomitingPancreatitis AcutePancreatitis AcutePancreatitisTension HeadacheVomitingPancreatitisBlood Glucose Increased
Pancreatitis AcuteNauseaRenal Failure AcuteCardiac FailureAortic AneurysmCerebral InfarctionRenal FailurePancreatitis Acute
DiarrhoeaAbdominal PainAbdominal PainWeight DecreasedCardiac FailureLactic AcidosisWeight DecreasedVomiting
PancreatitisWeight DecreasedBlood Calcitonin IncreasedGlycosylated Haemoglobin IncreasedNauseaAbortion SpontaneousHepatitisPancreatitis
Abdominal PainVomitingWeight DecreasedPancreatic CarcinomaRenal Failure AcuteStomach UpsetElevated Liver EnzymesWeight Decreased
Renal Failure AcuteDiarrhoeaAlanine Aminotransferase IncreasedFatigueAbdominal PainMuscle AchesWeight GainDiarrhoea
DehydrationLipase IncreasedCholelithiasisNauseaActivities Of Daily Living ImpairedType 2 DiabetesIbsDecreased Appetite
DizzinessRenal FailureFallHepatic Enzyme IncreasedPancreatitis AcuteHypertensionIron DeficiencyAbdominal Pain
Decreased AppetiteRenal Failure AcuteThyroid NeoplasmMetastases To LiverThinking AbnormalMuscle CrampsBlood Glucose Decreased

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Victoza is effective57.14%
(16 of 28 people)
52.38%
(11 of 21 people)
Glucophage is effective34.38%
(11 of 32 people)
4.55%
(1 of 22 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
NauseaNausea
VomitingPancreatitis
Blood Glucose IncreasedBlood Glucose Increased
DiarrhoeaPancreatitis Acute
Weight DecreasedWeight Decreased
Decreased AppetiteDiarrhoea
Pancreatitis AcuteVomiting
PancreatitisDecreased Appetite
Abdominal PainAbdominal Pain
Blood Glucose DecreasedBlood Glucose Decreased

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Victoza is effectiven/an/an/an/a60.00%
(3 of 5 people)
46.67%
(7 of 15 people)
36.11%
(13 of 36 people)
21.05%
(4 of 19 people)
Glucophage is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
40.00%
(2 of 5 people)
31.25%
(5 of 16 people)
10.53%
(4 of 38 people)
4.76%
(1 of 21 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/aNauseaMaternal Exposure During PregnancyNauseaNauseaNauseaNausea
PainFoetal DeathVomitingPancreatitis AcutePancreatitis AcuteBlood Glucose Increased
MyalgiaHypoglycaemiaMalaiseDiarrhoeaPancreatitisWeight Decreased
Pancreatitis AcuteDrug Exposure During PregnancyDiarrhoeaVomitingDiarrhoeaVomiting
DiarrhoeaAbortion SpontaneousDizzinessPancreatitisVomitingDecreased Appetite
HeadacheBlood Glucose AbnormalAbdominal DiscomfortWeight DecreasedBlood Glucose IncreasedDiarrhoea
PancreatitisBlood Glucose IncreasedBlood Glucose IncreasedWeight DecreasedPancreatitis Acute
Colon Cancer Stage IiiAngioedemaFlatulenceAbdominal Pain UpperPancreatitis
Abdominal PainPancreatitisAbdominal DiscomfortAbdominal PainBlood Glucose Decreased
Myocardial InfarctionPruritusAbdominal PainDecreased AppetiteDizziness

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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