Review: could Victoza cause Joint pain?
Summary: Joint pain is found among people who take Victoza, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Metformin hcl, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
We study 12,118 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 58 have Joint pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Joint pain and more.
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Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 12,226 users)
Joint pain has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis.(latest reports from Joint pain 117,673 patients)
On Nov, 29, 2014: 12,114 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 58 people (0.48%) have Joint Pain.
Time on Victoza when people have Joint pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Joint pain||25.00%||25.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Joint pain when taking Victoza * :
|Joint pain||72.22%||27.78% |
Age of people who have Joint pain when taking Victoza * :
|Joint pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.38%||7.14%||30.95%||59.52% |
Severity of Joint pain when taking Victoza ** :
How people recovered from Joint pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (29 people, 50.00%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (8 people, 13.79%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 13.79%)
- Diabetes mellitus (7 people, 12.07%)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (4 people, 6.90%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (11 people, 18.97%)
- Crestor (7 people, 12.07%)
- Aspirin (6 people, 10.34%)
- Glumetza (5 people, 8.62%)
- Humira (4 people, 6.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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