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Systematic (IUPAC) name
CAS number 204656-20-2
ATC code A10BX07
PubChem 44147092
Chemical data
Formula C172H265N43O51 
Mol. mass 3751.202 g/mol
SMILES eMolecules & PubChem
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability ?
Metabolism ?
Half life ?
Excretion ?
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat.

B3(AU) C(US)

Legal status

Prescription Only (S4)(AU) POM(UK) -only(US)

Routes subcutaneous

Liraglutide (marketed with brand name Victoza) is a Type 2 diabetes medication. It is a long-acting glucagon like peptide-1 agonist. It was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in early 2010.

This medication is a once daily treatment of Type 2 diabetes.