Can I get semaglutide on prescription?

Semaglutide is a new type of injectable prescription medication used to improve blood sugar levels in adults with type 2 diabetes. It belongs to a class of drugs called GLP-1 receptor agonists.
Semaglutide helps stimulate the release of insulin when blood sugar levels are high, slow digestion to prevent blood sugar spikes, and reduce appetite. Clinical studies have shown that it can lower A1c levels (a measure of average blood sugar over 3 months) by around 1-2% on average.

Getting a prescription for semaglutide involves a few key steps:

Alternatives to semaglutide

If you are unable to get insurance coverage for semaglutide, talk to your doctor about alternative GLP-1 drugs like:

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