Could Victoza cause Indigestion - from FDA reports
Indigestion 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 Metformin, and have Type 2 diabetes . We study 22,371 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA. Among them, 380 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 Victoza 22,870 users)
Indigestion has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, multiple sclerosis, type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 79,578 Indigestion patients).
On Jan, 21, 2017
22,371 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 380 people (1.7%) have Indigestion
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Victoza when people have Indigestion *:
- < 1 month: 41.38 %
- 1 - 6 months: 46.55 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.17 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.17 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.72 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Indigestion when taking Victoza *:
- female: 55.71 %
- male: 44.29 %
Age of people who have Indigestion when taking Victoza *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.7 %
- 30-39: 2.44 %
- 40-49: 13.59 %
- 50-59: 32.4 %
- 60+: 50.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (255 people, 67.11%)
- Diabetes (23 people, 6.05%)
- High Blood Pressure (14 people, 3.68%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (12 people, 3.16%)
- Type 1 Diabetes (10 people, 2.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metformin (40 people, 10.53%)
- Lantus (23 people, 6.05%)
- Simvastatin (15 people, 3.95%)
- Levemir (11 people, 2.89%)
- Januvia (10 people, 2.63%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (139 people, 36.58%)
- Diarrhea (68 people, 17.89%)
- Appetite - Decreased (56 people, 14.74%)
- Weight Decreased (54 people, 14.21%)
- Belching (51 people, 13.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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