Victoza and Withdrawal syndrome - from FDA reports
Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Victoza, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Metformin, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Withdrawal syndrome with Victoza. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 25,869 people who have side effects when taking Victoza from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 20, 2017
25,869 people reported to have side effects when taking Victoza.
Among them, 8 people (0.03%) have Withdrawal syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Victoza *:
- female: 62.5 %
- male: 37.5 %
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Victoza *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 12.5 %
- 50-59: 37.5 %
- 60+: 50.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 50.00%)
- Depression (4 people, 50.00%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (3 people, 37.50%)
- Stress And Anxiety (2 people, 25.00%)
- Intervertebral Disc Protrusion (2 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Metformin (7 people, 87.50%)
- Lyrica (2 people, 25.00%)
- Effexor Xr (2 people, 25.00%)
- Crestor (2 people, 25.00%)
- Losartan (1 person, 12.50%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tremor (2 people, 25.00%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (2 people, 25.00%)
- Malaise (1 person, 12.50%)
- Drowsiness (1 person, 12.50%)
- Crying (1 person, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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