Could Victoza cause Ibs - from FDA reports
Ibs is found among people who take Victoza, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Januvia, and have Type 2 diabetes . We study 22,798 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA. Among them, 15 have Ibs. Find out below who they are, when they have Ibs and more.
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Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 22,862 users)
Ibs (irritable bowel syndrome -chronic abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating) has been reported by people with acne, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 22,624 Ibs patients).
On Nov, 25, 2016
22,798 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 15 people (0.07%) have Ibs
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Victoza when people have Ibs *:
- < 1 month: 16.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Ibs when taking Victoza *:
- female: 73.33 %
- male: 26.67 %
Age of people who have Ibs when taking Victoza *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 10 %
- 30-39: 20 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 20 %
- 60+: 50 %
Severity of Ibs **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 100 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 0.0 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Januvia (5 people, 33.33%)
- Synthroid (3 people, 20.00%)
- Cymbalta (3 people, 20.00%)
- Byetta (3 people, 20.00%)
- Levemir (2 people, 13.33%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Victoza, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Type 2 Diabetes (9 people, 60.00%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (2 people, 13.33%)
- Migraine (1 person, 6.67%)
- Kidney Stones (1 person, 6.67%)
- Blood Pressure Management (1 person, 6.67%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 26.67%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (4 people, 26.67%)
- Stress And Anxiety (3 people, 20.00%)
- Nausea (3 people, 20.00%)
- Hypokalemia (3 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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