Review: could Victoza cause Indigestion?
Summary: Indigestion 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 Simvastatin, and have Type 2 diabetes.
We study 12,122 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 239 have Indigestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Indigestion and more.
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Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 12,230 Victoza users)
Indigestion has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, type 2 diabetes, pain. (latest reports from 52,441 Indigestion patients)
On Dec, 31, 2014: 12,118 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 239 people (1.97%) have Indigestion.
Time on Victoza when people have Indigestion * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Indigestion when taking Victoza * :
Age of people who have Indigestion when taking Victoza * :
Severity of Indigestion when taking Victoza ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Indigestion ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (184 people, 76.99%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 6.69%)
- Diabetes mellitus (11 people, 4.60%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (9 people, 3.77%)
- Pain (7 people, 2.93%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Simvastatin (26 people, 10.88%)
- Metformin hcl (26 people, 10.88%)
- Metformin (19 people, 7.95%)
- Actos (15 people, 6.28%)
- Aspirin (13 people, 5.44%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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