What is Semaglutide?
Semaglutide is the active ingredient in Ozempic®, Wegovy®, & Rybelsus®—FDA-approved insulin management drugs whose side effects include weight loss of up to 30%. Forever29 now prescribes compounded semaglutide at a lower cost.
Brand-name semaglutide medications such as Ozempic can cost $1,000 or more per month. At Forever29 we offer generic semaglutide for $350 - 425 per month as part of our weight loss membership.
How Does Semaglutide Work?
Semaglutide mimicks a hormone called glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1), which targets the area of the brain that regulates appetite. Semaglutide is a powerful appetite suppressant that also works by increasing the production of insulin, smf inhibits the production of glucagon, a hormone that increases blood sugar.
Semaglutide Mechanism of Action:
Besides weight loss, you may have some side effects from semaglutide, such as nausea, which can be managed by adjusting the dosage.
Who Should Not Take Semaglutide?
The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:
How Do I Take Semaglutide?
Month 1: -Sig: Inject 0.25mL (25units) SubQ once weekly x4 weeks
Month 2: - Sig: Inject 0.5mL (50units) SubQ once weekly x4 wks
Month 3: -Sig: Inject 1.0mL (100 units) SubQ once weekly x4 weeks
Due to the Dosage being Concentrated, Titrating Up to maximum dosage is based on Tolerance of Side effects and is guided by your medical provider.
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