Review: could Victoza cause Chills?


Summary

Chills is found among people who take Victoza, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Metformin, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus . We study 22,195 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 78 have Chills. Find out below who they are, when they have Chills and more.

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Victoza

Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in type 2 diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 22,251 users)

Chills

Chills (felling of cold) has been reported by people with fever, rashes, weakness, ards (acute respiratory distress syndrome), pneumonia (latest reports from 68,079 Chills patients).

On Sep, 14, 2016

22,195 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 78 people (0.35%) have Chills


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Victoza cause Chills?

Time on Victoza when people have Chills *:

  • < 1 month: 73.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Chills when taking Victoza *:

  • female: 62.34 %
  • male: 37.66 %

Age of people who have Chills when taking Victoza *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 6.25 %
  • 40-49: 17.19 %
  • 50-59: 25.0 %
  • 60+: 51.56 %

Severity if Chills when taking Victoza **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Chills **:

  • while on drug: 50 %
  • after off the drug: 50 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (38 people, 48.72%)
  • Hypertension (5 people, 6.41%)
  • Pain (3 people, 3.85%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (3 people, 3.85%)
  • Low Density Lipoprotein Increased (2 people, 2.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Metformin (17 people, 21.79%)
  • Metformin Hcl (7 people, 8.97%)
  • Actos (5 people, 6.41%)
  • Lisinopril (4 people, 5.13%)
  • Lasix (4 people, 5.13%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (40 people, 51.28%)
  • Vomiting (19 people, 24.36%)
  • Headache (18 people, 23.08%)
  • Pyrexia (17 people, 21.79%)
  • Diarrhoea (13 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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