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Victoza - Anyone have uncontrolable diarrhea with sour stomach? Am Diabetic II?

Posted 3 Mar 2012 by lambudd 19 answers

Started Victoza 4 weeks ago on lowest dose .6 for two weeks because I really want Victoza to work, but was getting severe sour stomach and nausea. After two weeks, increased to 1.2 -- tolerable but still constant nausea. Had to sleep upright at night in the lounge chair. Also, had a doctor visit ...

Victoza - do you have to be a diabetic to get on this for weight loss?

Posted 29 Mar 2012 by Beth1947 4 answers

I have trouble loosing weight and was wanting to know if this will be for others other than diabetics for weight loss

Does Victoza work better if taken in the morning?

Posted 23 Jan 2017 by Ladybug1509 2 answers

I'm on Victoza since may 2016, I'm on 1.2 dose and I've lost nothing, I inject myself at night. As its suppose to suppress appetite I'm wondering should I switch to the mornings?

Victoza - How do you all get an Rx for this for weight loss???

Posted 16 days ago by CookieMonsterette 1 answer

I'm prediabetic and overweight (a lot) and am trying desperately to figure out HOW people get a Rx for Victoza for weight loss only. BC/BS has denied pre-auth and says that I must be a Type 2 (only pre at this time) to be approved. I've seen several comments where people got this ...

I have been on Victoza since Oct and lost weight, on a 3mg dose to counter gain from other meds (not

Posted 16 days ago by Kiki83 0 answers

... diabetes) My weight has now stalled for two weeks. Any suggestions on how to get it going again, as adding Metaformin had also not made a difference?? Should I take a break from this very exspensive med and see if system readjusts itself w/out help? Can't see my dr till March I eat ...

Had to miss 4 VICTOZA shots. Do I start over or stay at 1.8?

Posted 14 days ago by re3vgeo47990 0 answers

Delayed getting the med from VA. Should I start the regimen .06 1.2 1.8 or just stay nat 1.8

I gained 100lbs due to chronic stress and am now pre diabetic. I'm 65 and was underweight my whole?

Posted 27 Jan 2017 by butterflylady2277 1 answer

life. Took Victoza and lost 40lbs in 3month but stopped. Taking Trulicity now 2 months still nothing. Need to at least lose 40 more lbs. Still pre-diabetic. Would metformin help now? Has anyone gone that route. Victoza did give me mild bouts of nausea and stomach pain.

Victoza alternative?

Posted 23 Feb 2013 by vgunderson1 3 answers

Is there an oral alternative to Victoza? I've begun missing doses simply because I don't feel like dealing with the whole process of preparing & administering the vaccine. Signed, ~GoodeBeHappy~

Has anyone ever stopped then restarted Victoza and it didn't work as well as the time before?

Posted 19 Dec 2016 by silverstarbuck 0 answers

I started this med at the 0.6mg dose, then after about 6 days, I increased to 1.2mg. It was working wonders on my huge appetite and on my high blood sugars. My appetite was almost gone and I'd go days without seeing blood sugars >300. Then, I had to stop it so the insurance could make me ...

Is it safe to have a glass of wine with Victoza?

Posted 9 Dec 2016 by Nannyx4 1 answer

I just started Victoza about 8 days ago. Just wanted to see if it's ok to have a glass of wine for a special occasion while on this medicine.

Is there a generic equivalent to Victoza?

Posted 11 Nov 2016 by SilverFox92589 1 answer

My wife is going on Medicare in a couple of months and the out of pocket costs under the Part D plans she has been offered are pretty high. Is there a generic equivalent that costs less that she can look into? It's really helping her control her diabetes but the cost is concerning as we move ...

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