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Best time to take victoza

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Same: Farxiga and invokana are in the same drug class with subtle differences. They are good complement to victoza (liraglutide). You would take both victo... Read More

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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Not studied: Hi. That hasn't been studied (or at least I haven't seen any data). So no one can say. Tolerability is an unfortunate issue with liraglutide, which is... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
Endocrinology 43 years experience
Liraglutide (Victoza (liraglutide): It is not clear what you mean by formula. Detailed step by step instructions are on the company web site (http://www.Victoza.Com/index.Aspx). The "pe... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Great combination: Hi. Yes, they work great in combination, and I prescribe the two of them together all the time! To your tight control!
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Terri Washington
Endocrinology 16 years experience
Depends: The most common se of victoza (liraglutide) tend to improve after 1-2 wks. If you are just on the starting dose and symptoms are very bad however you... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Only common side: Effect is nausea, which usually resolves if you continue taking the medication and slowly increase to the full dose.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
No: you are better off with the lower dose every day. Victoza (liraglutide) only lasts 24 hours and the higher dose every other day would cause more side ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Talk to your doctor: You are right, they are the same drug. You should not need both so don't start the Saxenda until you talk to your doctor. If you need a higher dose yo... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Yes: Victoza (liraglutide) is long acting and it does not matter when it is taken, as it will last 24 hrs.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Yes, however...: There is some potential for Niacin to slightly decrease the hypoglycemic effects of the victoza (liraglutide). It is, however, not a strong interactio... Read More

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