Sep 6, 2018

MEDWATCH | 6. Sep 2018 | ~ Novo Nordisk brugte næsten 100 mio på TV-reklamer for Ozempic i august ~ | (In English:) Novo Nordisk US, had the fourth largest TV commercial budget in the US in August of 2018. Thus it appears that the healthcare giant Novo, has really started to put the resources in its new growth hub from, Ozempic. Eli Lilly, however, spent as much money on promoting their, Trulicity (Could this option be the next blockbuster drug for diabetes?) .. | Blogger: [Ozempic (Semaglutide): An FDA-Approved GLP-1 Agonist] ... O-M-G! -- A CANCER PEN ... DKK 90 million more than Venstre, Danmarks Liberale Parti,(Left, Liberal Party of Denmark), is using on campaigning these days? 😉 ... ".. Side Effects Like all medications, there is a risk for potential side effects. The most common side effect reported was mild to moderate nausea, which was typically observed to diminish over time. Other common adverse reactions, reported in at least five percent of patients treated with Ozempic, were vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, and constipation. There are solutions to these side effects that you can discuss with your doctor to make sure that the medication isn't disrupting your day-to-day. Remember, it's meant to help you, not cause additional issues .."(verywellhealth) ... Victoza & Ozempic Side Effects = Pancreatic and Thyroid Cancer... 😔 |

Important Safety Information
Do not share your Ozempic® pen with other people, even if the needle has been changed. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them.
What is the most important information I should know about Ozempic®Ozempic® may cause serious side effects, including:
  • Possible thyroid tumors, including cancer. Tell your health care provider if you get a lump or swelling in your neck, hoarseness, trouble swallowing, or shortness of breath. These may be symptoms of thyroid cancer. In studies with rodents, Ozempic® and medicines that work like Ozempic® caused thyroid tumors, including thyroid cancer. It is not known if Ozempic® will cause thyroid tumors or a type of thyroid cancer called medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) in people.
  • Do not use Ozempic® if you or any of your family have ever had MTC, or if you have an endocrine system condition called Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2).
Do not use Ozempic® if:
  • you or any of your family have ever had MTC or if you have MEN 2.
  • you are allergic to semaglutide or any of the ingredients in Ozempic®.
Before using Ozempic®, tell your health care provider if you have any other medical conditions, including if you:
  • have or have had problems with your pancreas or kidneys.
  • have a history of diabetic retinopathy.
  • are pregnant or breastfeeding or plan to become pregnant or breastfeed. It is not known if Ozempic® will harm your unborn baby or passes into your breast milk. You should stop using Ozempic® 2 months before you plan to become pregnant.
Tell your health care provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, herbal supplements, and other medicines to treat diabetes, including insulin or sulfonylureas.