Review: could Victoza cause Tendon rupture?
Summary: Tendon rupture is found among people who take Victoza, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Crestor, and have Sepsis.
We study 12,138 people who have side effects while taking Victoza from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Tendon rupture. Find out below who they are, when they have Tendon rupture and more.
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Victoza has active ingredients of liraglutide. It is often used in diabetes. (latest outcomes from 12,246 Victoza users)
Tendon rupture (tear of tendon) has been reported by people with sinusitis, bronchitis, urinary tract infection, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 6,470 Tendon rupture patients)
On Apr, 11, 2015: 12,134 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza. Among them, 7 people (0.06%) 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||71.43%||28.57% |
Age of people who have Tendon rupture when taking Victoza * :
|Tendon rupture||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||71.43%||28.57%||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 * :
- Sepsis (3 people, 42.86%)
- Asthma (3 people, 42.86%)
- Staphylococcal infection (3 people, 42.86%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 42.86%)
- Blood cholesterol decreased (3 people, 42.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Crestor (4 people, 57.14%)
- Metformin hcl (4 people, 57.14%)
- Lisinopril (4 people, 57.14%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (3 people, 42.86%)
- Pravachol (3 people, 42.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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