Obesity is a problem in the United States and worldwide, but leading a healthy life is one way to fight it. One in six American youngsters and more than one in three adult Americans are overweight or obese. Numerous fatalities and chronic illnesses have been connected to it.
In the United States and across the world, obesity is the primary reason for premature mortality. It’s also a major contributor to the development of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cerebrovascular accidents, and even certain cancers. It’s been linked to a worse quality of life and worse mental health. Because of this, people are more likely to get high blood pressure, high cholesterol, type 2 diabetes, stroke, gallstones, osteoarthritis, coronary heart disease, sleep apnea, obstructive sleep apnea, pulmonary hypertension, mental disorders, and cancer.
Subcutaneous fat is the layer of fat directly under the skin that covers most of a person’s body and may be easily grasped. Visceral fat is the fat that builds up in the abdomen and around the viscera, which are the internal organs like the stomach and intestines.
In addition to increasing your risk for serious conditions like heart disease, diabetes, and liver illness, having an excessive amount of belly fat may make moving about uncomfortable and even hazardous.
Wegovy™(semaglutide) injection 2.4 mg is an injectable prescription medication indicated to aid in weight loss and weight maintenance in individuals with obesity (BMI 30) or overweight (BMI 27) who also have weight-related medical concerns.
Want to learn more about how Wegovy™(semaglutide) is affecting the field of weight management and whether or not it may work for you? Read on to find out how semaglutide fits into a comprehensive plan for reducing and controlling your weight.
If the name semaglutide seems familiar, that’s because it was the active component of drugs used to treat Type 2 diabetes before it was licensed for use in long-term weight control. Ozempic, an injectable medicine whose primary constituent is semaglutide, was authorized by the FDA in 2017 for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. A semaglutide-based oral tablet, Rybelus, for Type 2 diabetes was subsequently approved in 2019.
Ozempic and Rybelus helped the pancreas make more insulin by stimulating it. This helped lower blood sugar levels, but people also started to lose weight, which wasn’t what they were expecting.
Wegovy, a novel weight-loss medicine containing semaglutide, was developed by Novo Nordisk, makers of Ozempic and Rybelus, after years of research and clinical trials. The FDA approved this groundbreaking weight reduction medicine in 2021, and since then, it has helped thousands of individuals achieve their weight loss goals.
Imagine a pill that not only helps you feel full faster and eat less but also controls your blood sugar levels and decreases your desire for sugary and starchy foods. The drug Semaglutide fits the bill well!
Changing one’s diet and maintaining the results may be difficult for many people. In addition to easing some of the burdens, this powerful new weight-reducing pill will allow you to perform even better overall.
Wegovy™ is effective because it simulates the action of a hormone that controls hunger and satiety in the brain. By reducing your hunger, you may be able to lose weight.
Semaglutide, used for reducing or maintaining body fat, is given solely through injection. The injection is given once per week.
Wegovy, the brand name for semaglutide used for weight reduction, is available in many dosages. It comes in 0.25 mg, 0.5 mg, 1.7 mg, and 2.4 mg injection doses.
The practitioner at Wegovy will keep a close eye on you as you go through the semaglutide program to ensure you’re getting the proper amount. Our medical professional will be able to fine-tune your semaglutide dosage based on how you respond to weekly monitoring. Because your program is customized to suit your specific requirements, you’ll experience more success.
Weekly, semaglutide is injected subcutaneously (under the skin, into the fat) using a tiny insulin syringe. Gradual dosing ensures you get the most out of this drug while still experiencing its remarkable effects.
Clients’ responses to semaglutide may vary widely; some may be very tolerant of the drug and can take just a little dose for a long time, while others will need far more to see any improvement at all. Each week, our knowledgeable team will help you determine the best dose of this drug to get the most out of it.
Because obesity is a long-term condition that needs ongoing care, people who take these drugs must continue to do so even after their weight loss has stabilized, just like people who take drugs for high blood pressure must continue to do so even after their blood pressure has returned to normal.
Some patients may also experience drowsiness, fatigue, headaches, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, constipation, and diarrhea, in addition to belching and heartburn.
If any of these bad things happen to you while using our semaglutide injection plan, please let us know immediately.
Our weekly monitoring aids in limiting adverse effects.
If you still feel apprehensive, we have the customized support service WeGoTogether™ that includes
- Dedicated WeGoTogether™Coach phone calls
- WeGoTogether™ Coach emails and messages that are uplifting and instructive
- The online practice of skills and monitoring of development
Have you already been prescribedWegovy™? Download our Wegovy™Quick Start Guide for information on using Wegovy™, saving money on medications, using the Wegovy™ pen, and more.
Contact our office to discuss your weight loss desires and goals. At Radiant Esthetics and Wellness, we understand weight is a personal issue, and we want to be your partner.
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