Who have Constipation with Victoza?


Summary

Constipation 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 Lantus, and have Type 2 diabetes . We study 22,798 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 668 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.

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Victoza

Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 22,862 users)

Constipation

Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression (latest reports from 135,346 Constipation patients).

On Nov, 21, 2016

22,798 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 668 people (2.93%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Victoza cause Constipation?

Time on Victoza when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 41.74 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30.43 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.17 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.7 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 6.96 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Victoza *:

  • female: 66.92 %
  • male: 33.08 %

Age of people who have Constipation when taking Victoza *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.24 %
  • 30-39: 4.36 %
  • 40-49: 8.51 %
  • 50-59: 24.27 %
  • 60+: 61.62 %

Severity of Constipation **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 66.67 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Constipation **:

  • while on drug: 20 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 80 %

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lantus (45 people, 6.74%)
  • Metformin (41 people, 6.14%)
  • Januvia (37 people, 5.54%)
  • Metformin Hcl (29 people, 4.34%)
  • Novolog (23 people, 3.44%)

Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Victoza, learn more )

Potential co-existing symptoms

  • Nausea (195 people, 29.19%)
  • Appetite - Decreased (80 people, 11.98%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (78 people, 11.68%)
  • Diarrhea (78 people, 11.68%)
  • Blood Glucose Increased (62 people, 9.28%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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