Review: could Victoza cause Constipation?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 28, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 12,072 people who take Victoza. Among them, 390 have Constipation. See who they are, when they have Constipation and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,165 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes, type 2 diabetes. Commonly reported side effects of Victoza include nausea aggravated, nausea, blood glucose increased, diarrhea, diarrhoea aggravated.
Constipation (latest reports from 493,999 patients) has been reported by people with pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 11,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 392 people (3.41%) have Constipation.
Time on Victoza when people have Constipation * :
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Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Victoza * :
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Victoza * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Victoza ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (333 people, 84.95%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 4.08%)
- Diabetes mellitus (12 people, 3.06%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (8 people, 2.04%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (7 people, 1.79%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (33 people, 8.42%)
- Lipitor (24 people, 6.12%)
- Metformin hcl (22 people, 5.61%)
- Amaryl (18 people, 4.59%)
- Lisinopril (18 people, 4.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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