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Review: could Victoza cause Alcohol use (Alcoholism)?





Summary: Alcohol use is reported only by a few people who take Victoza.

We study 12,118 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Alcohol use and more.

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Victoza

Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 12,226 users)

Alcohol use

Alcohol use (problems with alcohol) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.(latest reports from Alcohol use 7,679 patients)

On Dec, 2, 2014: 12,114 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 1 people (0.01%) has Alcohol Use.

Trend of Alcohol use in Victoza reports

Time on Victoza when people have Alcohol use * :

n/a

Gender of people who have Alcohol use when taking Victoza * :

FemaleMale
Alcohol use0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Alcohol use when taking Victoza * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Alcohol use0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Alcohol use when taking Victoza ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Alcohol use ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Diabetes mellitus inadequate control (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Hyperlipidaemia (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Vytorin (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Lasix (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Metoprolol succinate (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Tricor (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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