Victoza and Kidney failure - from FDA reports
Kidney failure 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 Metformin, and have Type 2 diabetes . We study 22,371 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA. Among them, 162 have Kidney failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Kidney failure and more.
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Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 22,878 users)
Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 82,171 Kidney failure patients).
On Feb, 11, 2017
22,371 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 162 people (0.72%) have Kidney Failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Victoza when people have Kidney Failure *:
- < 1 month: 36.07 %
- 1 - 6 months: 36.07 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.84 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.92 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.11 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Kidney Failure when taking Victoza *:
- female: 61.29 %
- male: 38.71 %
Age of people who have Kidney Failure when taking Victoza *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.85 %
- 40-49: 15.38 %
- 50-59: 21.37 %
- 60+: 62.39 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (107 people, 66.05%)
- High Blood Pressure (33 people, 20.37%)
- Diabetes (20 people, 12.35%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (11 people, 6.79%)
- Pain (8 people, 4.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metformin (26 people, 16.05%)
- Lantus (21 people, 12.96%)
- Simvastatin (14 people, 8.64%)
- Crestor (14 people, 8.64%)
- Lisinopril (11 people, 6.79%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dehydration (40 people, 24.69%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (25 people, 15.43%)
- Diarrhea (22 people, 13.58%)
- Nausea (20 people, 12.35%)
- Weight Decreased (19 people, 11.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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