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53. All About Ozempic (Semaglutide) for Weight Loss

You’ve probably heard about the drug Ozempic. There has been a lot of recent hype about this medication after celebrities started sharing that they were using Ozempic to slim down.

I thought I’d help you understand what Ozempic is, how it works, and why it’s being used to treat obesity.

In today’s episode we cover:

  • How Ozempic works (mechanism of action)
  • Common side effects
  • How long you need to take it
  • What happens when you stop taking it
  • Insurance coverage in Canada
  • How I use it for patients as part of a comprehensive and sustainable approach to longterm weight loss

If all the information on Tiktok has left you confused, this episode will help bring understanding and clarity! Be sure to share this episode with your friends!