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Is it OK to just stop taking Victoza or do I need to wean

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Is it OK to just stop taking Victoza or do I need to wean off it by smaller doses?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 6 years ago.
DocPhil213 :

Hello. To answer simply, no. You can stop taking it any time you want but your blood sugars will definitely go up. If you are going to do this, you should monitor your sugars closely so your doctor can adjust your other meds if necessary.

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