Can I get semaglutide from my doctor?

Semaglutide is an injectable prescription medication used to improve blood sugar levels in adults with type 2 diabetes. It belongs to a class of medications called GLP-1 receptor agonists.
Semaglutide helps stimulate the release of insulin when blood sugar levels are high, particularly after meals. It also decreases the amount of sugar made by the liver and slows digestion to help control blood sugar.

Some key points about getting semaglutide:

When discussing semaglutide with your doctor, be prepared to:

Potential side effects may include:

In some cases, semaglutide may cause:

Let your doctor know if you experience any worrying or severe side effects. They can adjust the dosage as needed.

Overall, semaglutide can be highly effective at improving blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetes. But it does require commitment to weekly injections and gradual dosage increases under medical supervision.

If you are struggling to get your diabetes under control with other medications or methods, speak to your doctor to find out if semaglutide could be beneficial for you.

At Hormone Wellness Institute, our physicians specialize in customized treatment plans utilizing cutting-edge diabetes medications like semaglutide.

We conduct comprehensive medical evaluations, provide education on injection techniques, closely monitor patients to achieve optimal dosing, and address any side effects - ensuring the best possible outcomes.

If you have diabetes and want to learn more about adding semaglutide to your treatment, contact Hormone Wellness Institute today to schedule a consultation.

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