Review: could Victoza cause Muscle spasms?
Summary: Muscle spasms 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 Lantus, and have Type 2 diabetes.
We study 12,134 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 77 have Muscle spasms. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle spasms and more.
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Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 12,244 Victoza users)
Muscle spasms (muscle contraction) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain. (latest reports from 56,975 Muscle spasms patients)
On Mar, 2, 2015: 12,127 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 77 people (0.63%) have Muscle Spasms.
Time on Victoza when people have Muscle spasms * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle spasms||60.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Victoza * :
|Muscle spasms||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Victoza * :
|Muscle spasms||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||22.41%||20.69%||56.90% |
Severity of Muscle spasms when taking Victoza ** :
How people recovered from Muscle spasms ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (59 people, 76.62%)
- Diabetes mellitus (6 people, 7.79%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (4 people, 5.19%)
- Hypertension (4 people, 5.19%)
- Blood triglycerides increased (4 people, 5.19%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lantus (15 people, 19.48%)
- Metformin hcl (13 people, 16.88%)
- Plavix (7 people, 9.09%)
- Niacin (6 people, 7.79%)
- Lopressor (6 people, 7.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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