Victoza and Kidney failure - from FDA reports


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 - 6 months, also take medication Metformin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Kidney failure with Victoza. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,869 people who have side effects when taking Victoza from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 22, 2017

25,869 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 181 people (0.7%) have Kidney failure


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Victoza cause Kidney failure?

Time on Victoza when people have Kidney failure *:

  • < 1 month: 35.62 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 39.73 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.22 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.11 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.33 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Kidney failure when taking Victoza *:

  • female: 61.49 %
  • male: 38.51 %

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: 0.77 %
  • 40-49: 14.62 %
  • 50-59: 21.54 %
  • 60+: 63.08 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Pressure (35 people, 19.34%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (11 people, 6.08%)
  • Pain (8 people, 4.42%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (6 people, 3.31%)
  • Cellulitis (6 people, 3.31%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Metformin (30 people, 16.57%)
  • Lantus (24 people, 13.26%)
  • Crestor (15 people, 8.29%)
  • Simvastatin (14 people, 7.73%)
  • Lisinopril (11 people, 6.08%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dehydration (40 people, 22.10%)
  • Nausea And Vomiting (28 people, 15.47%)
  • Diarrhea (25 people, 13.81%)
  • Nausea (23 people, 12.71%)
  • Weight Decreased (20 people, 11.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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