Could Victoza cause Sinusitis - from FDA reports
Sinusitis is found among people who take Victoza, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Metformin, and have Type 2 diabetes . We study 22,371 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA. Among them, 33 have Sinusitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Sinusitis and more.
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Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from Victoza 22,870 users)
Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, psoriasis, psoriatic arthropathy (latest reports from 63,746 Sinusitis patients).
On Jan, 10, 2017
22,371 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 33 people (0.15%) have Sinusitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Victoza when people have Sinusitis *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 50 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Sinusitis when taking Victoza *:
- female: 72.73 %
- male: 27.27 %
Age of people who have Sinusitis when taking Victoza *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 8.7 %
- 40-49: 13.04 %
- 50-59: 26.09 %
- 60+: 52.17 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (13 people, 39.39%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 21.21%)
- Diabetes (7 people, 21.21%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (6 people, 18.18%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (4 people, 12.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (5 people, 15.15%)
- Metformin (5 people, 15.15%)
- Vitamin D (4 people, 12.12%)
- Humira (4 people, 12.12%)
- Enbrel (4 people, 12.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (6 people, 18.18%)
- Malaise (5 people, 15.15%)
- Dizziness (5 people, 15.15%)
- Blood Glucose Increased (4 people, 12.12%)
- Appetite - Decreased (4 people, 12.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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