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Levemir vs Victoza

Levemir
VS.
Victoza
Other name: Insulin Detemir Insulin Detemir
Other name: Liraglutide Liraglutide
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Diabetes
3.0
Concern level
3.1
Helpfulness
for Diabetes
3.8
Concern level
3.1
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Method of use:
Injection
Method of use:
Injection
Prescribing mode:
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Prescribing mode:
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Insulin detemir is a long-acting human insulin analogue for maintaining the basal level of insulin. Novo Nordisk markets it under the trade name Levemir. It is an insulin analogue in which a fatty acid (myristic acid) is bound to the lysine amino a...
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Liraglutide (NN2211), marketed under the brand name Victoza, is a long-acting glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analog that has been developed by Novo Nordisk for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. The product was approved by the European Medicines Ag...
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Tumor
1
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About Levemir
Insulin detemir is a long-acting human insulin analogue for maintaining the basal level of insulin. Novo Nordisk markets it under the trade name Levemir. It is an insulin analogue in which a fatty acid (myristic acid) is bound to the lysine amino a...
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About Victoza
Liraglutide (NN2211), marketed under the brand name Victoza, is a long-acting glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analog that has been developed by Novo Nordisk for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. The product was approved by the European Medicines Ag...
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Levemir and Victoza both at bedtime, without any problem....
| www.tudiabetes.org
" I take Levemir and Victoza both at bedtime, without any problem. I did have a lot of trouble starting the Victoza though with nausea. Several times ...weight (27 lbs), and feel better. Basically I didn't... "

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increased to ridiculous quantities and I switched to Victoza...
| diabetessupport.co.uk
" Not quite Alan, I was on Victoza and basal Levemir for a time, but the Levemir just increased to ridiculous quantities and I switched to Victoza and Metformin. I presume... "

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me great response from another happy victoza user. Anna.x...
| www.diabetes.co.uk
" Hi jtuddy, I have been using victoza since feb 2011 after ...Like yourself on the victoza no side effects and the peptide completely ...hear the same great response from another happy victoza user.... "

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I have found that the Victoza gives quite a good drop in BG...
| www.diabetessupport.co.uk
" I have found that the Victoza gives quite a good drop in BG shortly after injecting. No normally levemir just boosts the morning injection ...lot of research has been done on the combination of Victoza... "

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or peanut butter——-I take the Levemir in the am and pm—-my...
| www.diabeticconnect.com
" ...cheese or peanut butter——-I take the Levemir in the am and pm—-my ...see if it helps but it doesn't—-I also take Victoza and... "

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surgery? I am also on Levemir. Just wondering what you we...
| www.thinnertimesforum.com
" Diabetes med Victoza Posted Yesterday, 03:12 PM Hi. Has anyone been on Victoza prior to surgery? I am also on Levemir. Just wondering what you... "

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my knee to hurt even more than before so I switched to NPH....
| diabetesdiscussions.com
" I never had any success with Levemir and it caused my knee to hurt even more than before so I switched to NPH. I take it in ...better with the combination of... "

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surgery? I am also on Levemir. Just wondering what you we...
| www.thinnertimesforum.com
" Diabetes med Victoza Posted 19 January 2014 - ...03:12 PM Hi. Has anyone been on Victoza prior to surgery? I am also on Levemir. Just wondering what you... "

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00's so my Dr put me on Levemir 45 units at night, Januvea a...
" Victoza pen I'm a new T2 and my bs is ...controlled. 200's so my Dr put me on Levemir 45 units at night, ...and now Victoza. Problem, Victoza make me nauseous and I... "

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have quoted my highest use of Levemir, and I believe before...
| www.diabetesforums.com
" ...changed. I have dropped my Levemir from what used to be ...have quoted my highest use of Levemir, and I believe before I started Victoza it was more like 60 units total a day that I was taking, but... "

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