Victoza and Pancreatic cancer - from FDA reports


Summary

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.

What to expect?

If you take Victoza and have Pancreatic cancer, find out what symptoms you could have in 1 year or longer.

You are not alone!

Join a support group for people who take Victoza and have Pancreatic cancer

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>

Victoza

Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 22,878 users)

Pancreatic Cancer

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:

Could Victoza cause Pancreatic cancer?

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.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Pancreatic cancer when taking Victoza?

Browse all side effects of Victoza

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer

Could your condition cause Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer

Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Victoza, Pancreatic cancer

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Victoza, Pancreatic cancer