Semaglutide is in a class of medications called GLP-1’s (glucagon-like peptide). GLP-1 is a hormone naturally produced in our body in response to food intake.
Semaglutide is FDA-approved for weight loss and is administered as a once-weekly injection. Injections can be done in the office or in the comfort of your home.
Semaglutide works by:
*Reducing food cravings
*Slowing digestion so that you feel fuller longer
*Enhancing the growth of beta cells in the pancreas.