Review: could Victoza cause Reduce cholesterol?
Summary: Reduce cholesterol could be caused by Victoza, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Metformin hcl, and have Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
We study 12,073 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 24 have Reduce cholesterol. Find out below who they are, when they have Reduce cholesterol and more.
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Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,179 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes.
Reduce cholesterol (less lipids in blood) (latest reports from 446,940 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, osteopenia, pain.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 12,073 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 24 people (0.20%) have Reduce Cholesterol. They amount to 0.01% of all the 446,762 people who have Reduce Cholesterol on eHealthMe.
Time on Victoza when people have Reduce cholesterol * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Reduce cholesterol||28.57%||57.14%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Reduce cholesterol when taking Victoza * :
|Reduce cholesterol||60.87%||39.13% |
Age of people who have Reduce cholesterol when taking Victoza * :
|Reduce cholesterol||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||22.22%||11.11%||33.33%||33.33% |
Severity of Reduce cholesterol when taking Victoza ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Reduce cholesterol||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Reduce cholesterol ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (13 people, 54.17%)
- Pain (2 people, 8.33%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (2 people, 8.33%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 8.33%)
- Blood pressure (1 people, 4.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl (6 people, 25.00%)
- Vitamin d (5 people, 20.83%)
- Lortab (4 people, 16.67%)
- Lantus (4 people, 16.67%)
- Lovaza (4 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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