Review: Victoza and Humalog drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Victoza and Humalog. It is created by eHealthMe based on 105 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
Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,165 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes.
Humalog (latest outcomes from 29,081 users) has active ingredients of insulin lispro recombinant. It is often used in type 1 diabetes mellitus .
On Feb, 27, 2014: 105 people who reported to have interactions when taking Victoza, Humalog are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Victoza (liraglutide)
- Humalog (insulin lispro recombinant)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Victoza, Humalog:(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)||22|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||21|
|Blood Glucose Increased||15|
|Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)||12|
|Blood Glucose Decreased||10|
|Pancreatitis Acute (sudden inflammation of pancreas)||8|
|Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)||5|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Victoza, Humalog:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dermatitis Infected (inflammation of the skin due to infection)||1|
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
- Blood cholesterol decreased
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, Victoza (liraglutide) is often used to treat diabetes. Humalog (insulin lispro recombinant) is often used to treat type 1 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:
- Victoza is used in:
- Humalog is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Victoza alternatives:
- Humalog alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (6 months ago):
From this study (2 years ago):
I had a heart transplant and because of the prednisone they eliminated victoza and prescribed lantus and humalog with no success. Now that my prednisone is decreased (5mg) i want to suggest usage of victoza again.
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 ...
- By cali4236: What to do on preventing hair loss -lantus & humalog user
Diagnosed at the end of June 2013. 12 year old that now have significant hair loss. Blood sugar range from 70's to 174. She is taking Biotin supplement and using shampoo and conditioner of Biotin brand. Thyroid test came back normal. Used to have thick hair- now is very thin and coming off in chunck ...
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- By Louis: Hiccups with victoza in type ii diabetic patient
developed 48 hours of hiccups immediately after increasing dose of Victoza from 0.6 to 1.2mg and they resolved after discontinuation of drug for 48 hours
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