Victoza and Alopecia - from FDA reports


Summary

Alopecia is found among people who take Victoza, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Metformin, and have Type 2 diabetes. This review analyzes which people have Alopecia with Victoza. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 24,819 people who have side effects when taking Victoza from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On May, 09, 2017

24,819 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 159 people (0.64%) have Alopecia


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Victoza cause Alopecia?

Time on Victoza when people have Alopecia *:

  • < 1 month: 40 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Alopecia when taking Victoza *:

  • female: 90 %
  • male: 10 %

Age of people who have Alopecia when taking Victoza *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.61 %
  • 30-39: 4.03 %
  • 40-49: 10.48 %
  • 50-59: 27.42 %
  • 60+: 56.45 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Type 2 Diabetes (91 people, 57.23%)
  • Diabetes (19 people, 11.95%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (7 people, 4.40%)
  • High Blood Pressure (6 people, 3.77%)
  • Depression (4 people, 2.52%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Metformin (15 people, 9.43%)
  • Levemir (6 people, 3.77%)
  • Lantus (6 people, 3.77%)
  • Invokana (5 people, 3.14%)
  • Aubagio (5 people, 3.14%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (19 people, 11.95%)
  • Appetite - Decreased (13 people, 8.18%)
  • Nausea (12 people, 7.55%)
  • Diarrhea (12 people, 7.55%)
  • Weakness (9 people, 5.66%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Do you have Alopecia when taking Victoza?

Victoza

Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 25,364 users)

Alopecia

Alopecia (absence of hair from areas of the body) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 88,030 Alopecia patients).

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