Review: could Victoza cause Glaucoma?
Summary: Glaucoma could be caused by Victoza, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take Repaglinide, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
We study 12,073 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Glaucoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Glaucoma and more.
For patients like me, how are my drugs? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. We use data reported since 1977 till to date. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now >>>
On Apr, 12, 2014: 12,083 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 6 people (0.05%) have Glaucoma. They amount to 0.01% of all the 63,694 people who have Glaucoma on eHealthMe.
Time on Victoza when people have Glaucoma * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Glaucoma when taking Victoza * :
Age of people who have Glaucoma when taking Victoza * :
Severity of Glaucoma when taking Victoza ** :
How people recovered from Glaucoma ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (4 people, 66.67%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 16.67%)
- Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Repaglinide (1 people, 16.67%)
- Actos (1 people, 16.67%)
- Nebivolol hcl (1 people, 16.67%)
- Metformin hcl (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
If the study doesn't answer your question, you can:
Related topic: Victoza, Glaucoma
You can also:
On eHealthMe, Victoza (liraglutide) is often used for diabetes. Find out below the conditions Victoza is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Victoza used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 week ago):
Over past 6+ years, hair has thinned by half.
help on Apr, 9, 2014:
hair loss maybe due to thyroid issues?
From this study (1 week ago):
I had my dosed increased from 1 full shot to 1 and a half
From this study (4 weeks ago):
Got disease 60 days after start of victoza. Original diagnoses was scabies. Can not get rid of rash now diagnosed as Schambergs
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.