Victoza and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea 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 . We study 22,371 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA. Among them, 1,682 have Diarrhea. Find out below who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more.
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Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 22,878 users)
Diarrhea has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, pain (latest reports from 264,676 Diarrhea patients).
On Feb, 17, 2017
22,371 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 1,682 people (7.52%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Victoza when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 57.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.03 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.6 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.96 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.65 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.33 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Victoza *:
- female: 64.64 %
- male: 35.36 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Victoza *:
- 0-1: 0.08 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.16 %
- 20-29: 0.56 %
- 30-39: 3.2 %
- 40-49: 16.32 %
- 50-59: 25.84 %
- 60+: 53.84 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (1,102 people, 65.52%)
- Diabetes (99 people, 5.89%)
- High Blood Pressure (52 people, 3.09%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (37 people, 2.20%)
- Pain (16 people, 0.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metformin (175 people, 10.40%)
- Lantus (95 people, 5.65%)
- Levemir (52 people, 3.09%)
- Simvastatin (41 people, 2.44%)
- Aspirin (40 people, 2.38%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (747 people, 44.41%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (449 people, 26.69%)
- Headache (185 people, 11.00%)
- Appetite - Decreased (178 people, 10.58%)
- Weight Decreased (168 people, 9.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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