Semaglutide is an injectable medication used to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes. It is also approved for chronic weight management in obese or overweight adults who have at least one weight-related condition.
Semaglutide works by mimicking the effects of a hormone called GLP-1 that is released after eating. This leads to multiple effects that may benefit certain patients:
Semaglutide slows down how quickly food leaves your stomach. This helps you feel full longer after eating, allowing you to consume fewer calories.
Semaglutide tells your pancreas to release the right amount of insulin when you eat to keep blood sugar levels under control.
Studies show semaglutide may lower cardiovascular risk factors like LDL cholesterol and blood pressure.
Semaglutide may help if you have:
Talk to your doctor to see if semaglutide is appropriate for your health status and weight loss goals.
Getting timely diagnosis and treatment for hormone deficiencies or imbalances is important. The knowledgeable staff at Vitality Hormone Center emphasize thorough assessments, close monitoring, and individualized care so patients can experience the full benefits of treatment.
At Vitality Hormone Center, we build trusted partnerships with our patients. We take the time to listen to your health goals and develop customized treatment plans that fit your needs. With support and guidance, we can help you take control of your health.
Let us know if you have any other questions! We would be happy to discuss whether semaglutide or other hormone therapies could help you live your healthiest life.