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Review: could Victoza cause Sinusitis?





Summary: Sinusitis is found among people who take Victoza, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Nexium, and have Type 2 diabetes.

We study 12,118 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Sinusitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Sinusitis and more.

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Victoza

Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 12,226 users)

Sinusitis

Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, psoriasis.(latest reports from Sinusitis 39,491 patients)

On Dec, 9, 2014: 12,114 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 9 people (0.07%) have Sinusitis.

Trend of Sinusitis in Victoza reports

Time on Victoza when people have Sinusitis * :

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Gender of people who have Sinusitis when taking Victoza * :

FemaleMale
Sinusitis55.56%44.44%

Age of people who have Sinusitis when taking Victoza * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sinusitis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%16.67%83.33%

Severity of Sinusitis when taking Victoza ** :

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How people recovered from Sinusitis ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (5 people, 55.56%)
  2. Diabetes mellitus (1 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Nexium (1 people, 11.11%)
  2. Dorzolamide hcl (1 people, 11.11%)
  3. Xalatan (1 people, 11.11%)
  4. Novolog (1 people, 11.11%)
  5. Provigil (1 people, 11.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Once the pain became more and more frequent and the days of feeling decent became less and less we had tests and even a colonoscopy. I have looked up all.of the side effects of Victoza and he has around 75% of them. So my last holdout is the anemia. If I Can find some proof that some form or ingredient in the Victoza causes anemia I may be able to Convince doctors that this is the problem.

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