Losing weight is difficult.
Semaglutide can help.
Semaglutide is an FDA-approved treatment for weight loss.
It is an injectable once-weekly medication that works by suppressing appetite.
It is a GLP-1 agonist (glucagon-like peptide)--a hormone released in response to food intake–to create feelings of fullness and satiety by slowing digestion. Therefore, you feel fuller longer and have less desire to eat.
Read more about semaglutide in the New England Journal of Medicine
Semaglutide is a long-acting analog of a naturally occurring hormone in the body (GLP-1) and was FDA approved in 2021 for the treatment of obesity and well as readily prescribed for the treatment of diabetes since 2017.
Glucagon-like peptide-1 (or GLP-1) is a naturally occurring hormone in the body that is secreted in the gut and targets multiple receptors throughout the body related appetite and hunger.
Almost anyone who has weight to lose and has had difficulty losing weight on their own.
Those who have an endocrine system condition called Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2). Semaglutide is also not recommended for those who have had a serious allergic reaction to semaglutide or any of the ingredients in semaglutideTM. Semaglutide is not recommended for those with Type 1 diabetes.
The Specific protocol will be discussed during your consultation. However, the general construct includes a progressively increasing dosage of a once-a-week subcutaneous injection. We combine this with a low-carb diet customized to your body metrics. We also strongly encourage daily exercise.
The length of treatment depends on the amount of weight you desire to lose.
No, you should not feel energy deficient while taking Semaglutide.
Most patients do not experience issues with uncontrolled hunger. You will find even smaller servings to be completely satisfying.
While a healthy diet is recommended, there are no specific food restrictions.
Yes. There are no exercise restrictions on this diet program.
There are rarely side effects reported while using Semaglutide for weight loss. The most common reported side effects are light nausea, constipation or diarrhea. Dosage adjustments can be made to help reduce those who are experiencing these symptoms.
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