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Introducing our new weight loss program with Ozempic – the latest and most effective trend in managing weight loss!
Our program is designed to help you achieve your weight loss goals with the help of Ozempic, a prescription medication that helps with weight loss by reducing appetite and promoting feelings of fullness.
What is Ozempic?
Semaglutide (Ozempic) is a medication that is being used for weight loss purposes, in addition to its primary use for treating type 2 diabetes. It works by regulating blood sugar levels and promoting feelings of fullness, which can lead to reduced calorie intake and weight loss. Semaglutide is a GLP-1 receptor agonist, which means that it mimics the effects of a naturally occurring hormone in the body called GLP-1. This hormone is released by the intestine in response to food intake and helps to regulate blood sugar levels and appetite.
How does it work?
Semaglutide is administered via injection and is available by prescription only. It is typically used in combination with a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity to help people achieve and maintain weight loss. In clinical trials, people taking semaglutide for weight loss have been shown to lose significantly more weight than those taking a placebo. Semaglutide may also have other health benefits beyond weight loss, including improvements in cardiovascular health and blood pressure. As with any medication, it is important to discuss the potential benefits and risks with a healthcare provider before starting treatment.
Am I a candidate?
The ideal candidates for semaglutide injections for weight loss are:
– Anyone with a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or greater.
– Anyone with a BMI of 27 or greater who also have at least one weight-related health condition, such as high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, or high cholesterol.
Are there any side effects?
- Pain at injection site
- Long term use can lead to gallbladder issues
Are there any contradictions for this treatment?
Pregnancy or breastfeeding
History of thyroid cancer
Glycemic lowering meds
Clinical studies only performed for 68 weeks for weight loss, so should not be taken longer than 68 weeks consistently