The dose your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
- Your blood sugar levels
- How well you tolerate this medication
- Other medications you are taking
- Other medical conditions you may have.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Victoza Dosage for more information.)
As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Victoza. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can be treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
The most common side effects seen with this medication include:
(Click Victoza Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
This medication may interact with a few other medicines (see Victoza Drug Interactions).