What is the average weight loss on semaglutide?

Semaglutide is an injectable prescription medication used for weight management and to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes. It belongs to a class of medications called glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonists.
Semaglutide works by mimicking the effects of GLP-1, a hormone that helps control blood sugar and appetite. It slows digestion, suppresses appetite, and increases insulin production when blood sugar is high.

Several clinical trials have evaluated the weight loss effects of semaglutide:

So in summary, clinical trials show that on average, people losing weight with semaglutide at approved doses tend to lose 10-15% of their body weight, with some losing up to 17-18%.

Higher doses used in research settings resulted in 12-17% average weight loss.

Individual results can vary based on factors like:

Semaglutide often leads to more weight loss when combined with increased physical activity and healthier eating habits.

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