Victoza and Pancreatic cancer - from FDA reports
Pancreatic cancer is found among people who take Victoza, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Byetta, and have Type 2 diabetes . We study 22,371 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA. Among them, 708 have Pancreatic cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Pancreatic cancer 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)
Pancreatic cancer has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, pancreatic carcinoma, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 17,006 Pancreatic cancer patients).
On Jan, 25, 2017
22,371 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 708 people (3.16%) have Pancreatic Cancer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Victoza when people have Pancreatic Cancer *:
- < 1 month: 5.38 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.4 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 24.43 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.74 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.48 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Pancreatic Cancer when taking Victoza *:
- female: 43.48 %
- male: 56.52 %
Age of people who have Pancreatic Cancer when taking Victoza *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.56 %
- 40-49: 2.8 %
- 50-59: 26.61 %
- 60+: 70.03 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (387 people, 54.66%)
- Diabetes (51 people, 7.20%)
- High Blood Pressure (35 people, 4.94%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (17 people, 2.40%)
- Depression (9 people, 1.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Byetta (269 people, 37.99%)
- Januvia (194 people, 27.40%)
- Janumet (91 people, 12.85%)
- Metformin (70 people, 9.89%)
- Lantus (52 people, 7.34%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pancreatitis (40 people, 5.65%)
- Death (25 people, 3.53%)
- Metastases To Liver (18 people, 2.54%)
- Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control (18 people, 2.54%)
- Weight Decreased (17 people, 2.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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