... info but just curious to know from someone using it. Thanks
Hi sjb looks like your question got missed by all that i can see and no i have not taken it,,Here is a list of the most common side effects but since it came out on the market we dispenced lots of this and i think the only ones that stoped it for side effects was more for nausea and just plane not working for sugar level help..It was well tollerated but by now you must know all of this just did not want you to feel we don't listen... Chuck1957 So here is the copy and paste of the most common that if you have them call your doctor... have a good day.More common
bloody or cloudy urine
cough or hoarseness
difficult, burning, or painful urination
fever or chills
frequent urge to urinate
general feeling of discomfort or illness
loss of appetite
lower back or side pain
muscle aches and pains
unusual tiredness or weakness
vomiting *******THIS IS A GOOD PLACE TO GET ADVICE DON'T GIVE UP THIS HAPPENS I WAS LOOKING FOR SOMETHING ELSE AND FOUND YOUR QUESTION..sorry and hope all is working well for you..chuck
I'm currently taking this injection once daily. For the first week I was taking half the dose, now I'm taking the full dose (1.2 something). The only side effects I noticed were constipation and major lack of appetite (which I think is awesome!). My doctor said it's also a good aide for weight loss. As far as my sugar numbers going down, it's too soon to tell. They've gone down a bit, but not enough for me to think this is a miracle drug. Also, I just read the info the pharmacy gives you, and it said This medicine has been shown to cause thyroid cancer in rats and mice of course, with a higher risk the longer it's used, and it's not known if it causes thyroid cancer in humans. This will be addressed with my doctor, not cool.
For me the side effects were bad enough to stop. I had nausea, dizziness, lethargy, vomiting, major violent diarrhea, major loss of energy (I'm 40 and in good shape and couldn't walk a few blocks), zombie like brian, can't focus, you name it.
For me the quality of life was so bad, my numbers being perfect were not as important.
You will get honesty on this site. I've found that some of the Facebook user groups are moderated by people who don't want people to know the downsides.
- Victoza Information for Consumers
- Victoza Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Victoza (detailed)
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