Frequently Asked Questions

It’s important to learn about a prescription medication before you start taking it. Get answers to your questions about Victoza®, the Victoza® pen, and many other important topics that can help you get off to a good start and stay on track.

Possible side effects

Here’s what you need to know about side effects when taking Victoza®.


About Victoza®

Learn how noninsulin Victoza® works with your body to help control blood sugar.



There are ways to save money on your Victoza® prescription. We'll help you find the one that's right for you.

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Using the Victoza® pen

Victoza® comes in a special, prefilled pen. Learn how to use it, care for it, and store it. 

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Living with type 2 diabetes

Find out about the support you can get when taking Victoza®, and get tips for talking with your health care provider.

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For Ozempic

The makers of Victoza® have another noninsulin option for adults with type 2 diabetes.
Click to learn more, then ask your health care provider if this option could help lower your blood sugar.