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The Solution to Excess Weight

Semaglutide is a potent glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist used to promote sustainable weight loss. It was originally developed to manage type 2 diabetes, but it has since become a powerful weight loss medication because of its ability to curb appetite and promote sustainable weight loss. Semaglutide functions by mimicking the action of GLP-1, which regulates appetite and food intake. By enhancing satiety, slowing gastric emptying, and reducing calorie consumption, it aids in sustained weight loss.

Benefits of Semaglutide:

  • Effective in weight loss
  • Mimics natural hormone action (GLP-1)
  • Reduces appetite and increases satiety
  • Slows gastric emptying
  • May improve metabolic health
  • Convenient weekly administration
  • Potential to address comorbidities like type 2 diabetes
  • Promotes sustainable weight loss
  • Lose 10% to 15% of your initial weight in a few weeks

How Semaglutide Works

Semaglutide operates by activating the glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptors in the brain, particularly the hypothalamus, which regulates appetite and energy balance. By binding to these receptors, Semaglutide mimics the action of endogenous GLP-1, a hormone released from the gut in response to food intake. This activation leads to increased feelings of fullness (satiety), reduced appetite, and decreased food intake.

Semaglutide slows down gastric emptying, which prolongs the time it takes for food to leave the stomach. This contributes to the sensation of fullness and helps control post-meal blood sugar levels. Semaglutide may also increase energy expenditure, promoting weight loss even in the absence of calorie restriction. Through these mechanisms, Semaglutide offers a comprehensive approach to weight management, addressing both appetite control and metabolic regulation, thus providing individuals with a powerful tool in their efforts to achieve sustainable weight loss.

Your Semaglutide Experience

For participants in the Semaglutide program, there’s a consultation lasting 45 to 60 minutes. This comprehensive session involves an Inbody Body Composition analysis scan, personalized nutritional and exercise advice, diligent monitoring, and regular comparative analysis to verify that individuals are shedding fat rather than muscle.


Your Semaglutide session begins with a comprehensive evaluation by our medical team. This comprehensive session involves an Inbody Body Composition analysis scan. We assess your medical history, current health status, and weight loss goals to determine the most suitable dosage of Semaglutide. Once the dosage is established, Semaglutide is self-administered via injection on a weekly basis.

Our team provides thorough instructions and guidance to ensure proper administration, empowering you to take control of weight loss.

Throughout your Semaglutide treatment, we monitor your progress closely and may adjust the dosage as needed to maximize efficacy and minimize side effects.

While Semaglutide is generally well-tolerated, common side effects may include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and constipation. These symptoms subside over time as your body adjusts to the medication. Semaglutide allows you to carry on with your daily activities uninterrupted.

The results from Semaglutide treatment typically become noticeable within a few weeks to months, with significant weight loss achievable over time. Many individuals experience substantial reductions in body weight, often exceeding 10% of their initial weight. This remarkable progress not only enhances physical health but also boosts confidence and improves overall well-being, empowering you to embrace a healthier lifestyle.

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Optimal Hormone Health and Aesthetics specializes in hormone optimization for men and women, including treatments for low or underactive thyroid, weight loss, and a full range of facial aesthetic services and sexual wellness treatments. Schedule an appointment to discover how Semaglutide and our comprehensive approach can help you achieve your weight loss goals and enhance your overall well-being.

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