Review: could Victoza cause Tendon rupture?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 11, 2014)
Severity ratings: 4.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 12,072 people who take Victoza. Among them, 5 have Tendon rupture. See who they are, when they have Tendon rupture and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Victoza (latest outcomes from 12,165 users) has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes, type 2 diabetes. Commonly reported side effects of Victoza include nausea aggravated, nausea, blood glucose increased, diarrhea, diarrhoea aggravated.
Tendon rupture (tear of tendon) (latest reports from 33,769 patients) has been reported by people with sinusitis, bronchitis, urinary tract infection, high blood cholesterol, pneumonia.
On Feb, 11, 2014: 11,492 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 5 people (0.04%) have Tendon Rupture.
Time on Victoza when people have Tendon rupture * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Tendon rupture||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Tendon rupture when taking Victoza * :
|Tendon rupture||60.00%||40.00% |
Age of people who have Tendon rupture when taking Victoza * :
|Tendon rupture||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||60.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Tendon rupture when taking Victoza ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Tendon rupture||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
How people recovered from Tendon rupture ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Tendon rupture||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood cholesterol decreased (2 people, 40.00%)
- Vulval abscess (2 people, 40.00%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 40.00%)
- Asthma (2 people, 40.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (2 people, 40.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lisinopril (3 people, 60.00%)
- Crestor (3 people, 60.00%)
- Metformin hcl (3 people, 60.00%)
- Levemir (2 people, 40.00%)
- Pravachol (2 people, 40.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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