Victoza and Muscle spasms - from FDA reports
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 Metformin, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Muscle spasms 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, 23, 2017
25,869 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 216 people (0.83%) have Muscle spasms
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Victoza when people have Muscle spasms *:
- < 1 month: 57.14 %
- 1 - 6 months: 19.05 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.76 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.76 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Victoza *:
- female: 67.96 %
- male: 32.04 %
Age of people who have Muscle spasms when taking Victoza *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.66 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.63 %
- 40-49: 13.82 %
- 50-59: 26.97 %
- 60+: 55.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Cholesterol (13 people, 6.02%)
- High Blood Pressure (8 people, 3.70%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (6 people, 2.78%)
- Pain (5 people, 2.31%)
- Muscle Spasticity (3 people, 1.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metformin (33 people, 15.28%)
- Lantus (26 people, 12.04%)
- Vitamin D (9 people, 4.17%)
- Levemir (8 people, 3.70%)
- Crestor (6 people, 2.78%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (67 people, 31.02%)
- Diarrhea (48 people, 22.22%)
- Headache (26 people, 12.04%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (22 people, 10.19%)
- Weakness (18 people, 8.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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