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Related topic: Victoza, Glaucoma

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.

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Victoza

Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,179 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes.

Glaucoma

Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss) (latest reports from 63,085 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, diabetes, depression, high blood cholesterol.

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.

Trend of Glaucoma in Victoza reports

Time on Victoza when people have Glaucoma * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Glaucoma0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Glaucoma when taking Victoza * :

FemaleMale
Glaucoma33.33%66.67%

Age of people who have Glaucoma when taking Victoza * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Glaucoma0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Glaucoma when taking Victoza ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Glaucoma ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (4 people, 66.67%)
  2. Hypertension (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 16.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Repaglinide (1 people, 16.67%)
  2. Actos (1 people, 16.67%)
  3. Nebivolol hcl (1 people, 16.67%)
  4. Metformin hcl (1 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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