Semaglutide is an FDA approved medication for weight loss. It is an appetite suppressant which when combined with lifestyle changes is successful for assisting with weight loss. Semaglutide is a once a week injection. The main side effect is nausea which improves with continued use of the medication.
Dosage and Frequency
- Once a week
- Taken on the same day each week, any time of day, with or without food.
Diet and Exercise
Healthy eating and activity are recommended!
- Weight Loss
- May improve Blood Pressure
- May improve cholesterol
- Improves Blood Sugar
Most Common Side Effect (Full list below)
- (Recommendations to limit Nausea: Eat bland, low-fat foods, like crackers, toast and rice. Eat foods that contain water, like soup and gelatin. Avoid laying down after eating. Eat slowly. Go outdoors for fresh air.)