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Victoza

Liraglutide
The The Liraglutide may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Liraglutide
DRUG TYPE
Diabetes

Frequently Asked Questions

Do not use Saxenda and Victoza together.

You should not use liraglutide if you have multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (tumors in your glands), a personal or family history of medullary thyroid cancer.

In animal studies, liraglutide caused thyroid tumors or thyroid cancer. It is not known whether these effects would occur in people using regular doses.

Call your doctor at once if you have signs of a thyroid tumor, such as swelling or a lump in your neck, trouble swallowing, a hoarse voice, or shortness of breath.

Similar Drugs

Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Saxenda Pen Injector 3 Mg/0.5Ml
Victoza Pen Injector 0.6 Mg/0.1

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