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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 2,281 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,199 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes.

Glucophage (latest outcomes from 41,406 users) has active ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is often used in diabetes.

On Jul, 12, 2014: 2,280 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%
(4 of 8 people)
50.00%
(3 of 6 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)
35.71%
(5 of 14 people)
16.67%
(2 of 12 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 AcuteCardiac FailureTension HeadacheVomitingPancreatitisBlood Glucose Increased
Pancreatitis AcuteNauseaRenal Failure AcutePancreatitisCardiac FailurePancreatitisRenal FailurePancreatitis Acute
DiarrhoeaAbdominal PainAbdominal PainWeight DecreasedAortic AneurysmWeight DecreasedWeight DecreasedVomiting
PancreatitisWeight DecreasedBlood Calcitonin IncreasedGlycosylated Haemoglobin IncreasedNauseaCerebral InfarctionHepatitisPancreatitis
Abdominal PainVomitingWeight DecreasedPancreatic CarcinomaRenal Failure AcuteAtrial Fibrillation AggravatedElevated Liver EnzymesWeight Decreased
Renal Failure AcuteDiarrhoeaAlanine Aminotransferase IncreasedNauseaPancreatitis AcuteBradycardia FoetalWeight GainDiarrhoea
DehydrationLipase IncreasedCholelithiasisFatigueDiarrheaLactic AcidosisIbsDecreased Appetite
DizzinessRenal FailureFallHepatic Enzyme IncreasedPancreatitis ChronicDehydrationIron DeficiencyAbdominal Pain
Decreased AppetiteRenal Failure AcuteThyroid NeoplasmMetastases To LiverPancreatic PseudocystRenal ImpairmentBlood Glucose Decreased

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Victoza is effective57.14%
(16 of 28 people)
55.56%
(10 of 18 people)
Glucophage is effective34.38%
(11 of 32 people)
5.26%
(1 of 19 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)
42.86%
(6 of 14 people)
38.24%
(13 of 34 people)
25.00%
(4 of 16 people)
Glucophage is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
40.00%
(2 of 5 people)
33.33%
(5 of 15 people)
11.11%
(4 of 36 people)
5.56%
(1 of 18 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 IncreasedFlatulenceWeight DecreasedPancreatitis Acute
Colon Cancer Stage IiiAngioedemaBlood Glucose IncreasedAbdominal Pain UpperPancreatitis
Abdominal PainPancreatitisAbdominal DiscomfortAbdominal PainBlood Glucose Decreased
Myocardial InfarctionPruritusAbdominal PainDecreased AppetiteDizziness

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    help on Apr, 9, 2014:

    hair loss maybe due to thyroid issues?

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