Review: could Victoza cause Kidney failure (Acute kidney failure)?
Summary: 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 Simvastatin, and have Type 2 diabetes.
We study 12,134 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 63 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 12,246 Victoza users)
Kidney failure (loss of kidney function) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain. (latest reports from 57,659 Kidney failure patients)
On Apr, 4, 2015: 12,134 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 63 people (0.52%) have Kidney Failure.
Time on Victoza when people have Kidney failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Kidney failure||58.14%||39.53%||2.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Kidney failure when taking Victoza * :
|Kidney failure||58.42%||41.58% |
Age of people who have Kidney failure when taking Victoza * :
|Kidney failure||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.75%||13.75%||82.50% |
Severity of Kidney failure when taking Victoza ** :
How people recovered from Kidney failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (63 people, 100.00%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 25.40%)
- Arthritis (6 people, 9.52%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (6 people, 9.52%)
- Weight decreased (6 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Simvastatin (26 people, 41.27%)
- Lisinopril (23 people, 36.51%)
- Lantus (22 people, 34.92%)
- Metformin hcl (21 people, 33.33%)
- Celebrex (18 people, 28.57%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Acetaminophen And Hydrocodone Bitartrate, Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Triamterene And Hydrochlorothiazide, Levothyroxine Sodium, Victoza, Lantus Solostar for a 52-year old woman with Sciatica, Blood Cholesterol Abnormal, Vitamin D Decreased, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, Thyroid Mass, Diabetes Mellitus. The patient has Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling, Ankle Pain, Low Back Pain
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