Liraglutide vs Metformin

Liraglutide
Metformin
Other name: Saxenda Saxenda
Other name: Glucophage Glucophage
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Diabetes
4.8
Concern level
3.6
Helpfulness
for Diabetes
2.2
Concern level
3.1
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PCOS*
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Method of use:
Injection
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Pill
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Rx
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Rx
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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Metformin (brand name: Glucophage, Glumetza) is a medication used primarily for diabetes. It is an oral hypoglycemic medication. It lowers blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetics by...
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Hypoglycemia
10
Nausea
10
Pancreatitis
4
Vomiting
2
Diarrhea
2
Tiredness
2
Burps
2
Headaches
2
Constipation
1
Depression
1
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Met
Nausea
3
Hypoglycemia
3
Tiredness
3
Diarrhea
2
Cramping
2
Depression
2
Infertility
2
Stomach Problems
1
Headaches
1
Hypothyroidism
1
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About Liraglutide
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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Liraglutide
About Metformin
Metformin (International Nonproprietary Name, pronounced , originally sold as Glucophage) is an oral antidiabetic drug in the biguanide class. It is the first-line treatment drug of choice for the treatment of diabetes mellitus type 2, in particu...
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