Review: could Victoza cause Constipation?
We study 12,093 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 405 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,202 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes.
Constipation (latest reports from 509,012 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 12,086 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 406 people (3.36%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.08% of all the 510,076 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.
Time on Victoza when people have Constipation * :
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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 (340 people, 83.74%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 3.94%)
- Diabetes mellitus (14 people, 3.45%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (8 people, 1.97%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (7 people, 1.72%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (39 people, 9.61%)
- Metformin hcl (28 people, 6.90%)
- Lipitor (25 people, 6.16%)
- Amaryl (18 people, 4.43%)
- Lisinopril (18 people, 4.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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