Humulin R vs Victoza

Humulin R
(OTC)
Victoza
(Rx)
Humulin R is a diabetes medication (link kb-display="Insulins"insulin/link).
Satisfaction Score
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3.8
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.6
Helpfulness
for Diabetes
4.6
Concern level
2.5
Approval Date
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October 28, 1982
January 25, 2010
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
7,092 Discussions
15,781 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Humulin R is approved for Type 1 Diabetes, Hyperglycemia and Type 2 Diabetes and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Diabetes
#2 for Weight Loss
#3 for Weight Gain
#5 for Overweight
#6 for Obesity
Our data suggest that Victoza is taken for Weight Issues, although it is not approved for this condition. In addition, it is prescribed for Type 2 Diabetes.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Hum
Weight Gain
3
Weight Loss
1
Tiredness
1
Bloating
1
Dizziness
1
Sweating
1
Hypothyroidism
1
Weakness
1
Fainting
1
Impotence
1
Vic
Nausea
10
Hypoglycemia
2
Tiredness
2
Headaches
2
Diarrhea
2
Vomiting
2
Pancreatitis
2
Hyperglycemia
1
Cancer
1
Depression
1
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Weight Gain
Hum
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3
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Weight Loss
Hum
Vic
1
0
Tiredness
Hum
Vic
1
2
Bloating
Hum
Vic
1
0
Dizziness
Hum
Vic
1
0
Sweating
Hum
Vic
1
0
Hypothyroidism
Hum
Vic
1
0
Weakness
Hum
Vic
1
0
Fainting
Hum
Vic
1
0
Impotence
Hum
Vic
1
0
Nausea
Vic
Hum
10
0
Hypoglycemia
Vic
Hum
2
0
Tiredness
Vic
Hum
2
1
Headaches
Vic
Hum
2
0
Diarrhea
Vic
Hum
2
0
Vomiting
Vic
Hum
2
0
Pancreatitis
Vic
Hum
2
0
Hyperglycemia
Vic
Hum
1
0
Cancer
Vic
Hum
1
0
Depression
Vic
Hum
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Humulin R during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
X Category X
Victoza is known to cause harm to fetus. Avoid during pregnancy.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Humulin R and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Victoza and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection
Injection
Dosages
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Cartridge: 100 unit/mL
Solution: 100 unit/mL
Injector: 0.6 mg/0.1 mL (18 mg/3 mL)
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Insulin Regular Human
Liraglutide
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Humulin R and Victoza: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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