FDA approved for type 2 diabetes, Ozempic® may be prescribed to keep you fuller, longer if your provider deems it appropriate.Start Online Visit
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- FDA-approved semaglutide injectable
- Administered once weekly via self-injection*
- Convenient injection pen with pre-dialed doses
- Shown to reduce cardiometabolic risk factors†
- Improves blood pressure & cholesterol††
- Lowers blood sugar & A1c levels††
- Helps to regulate appetite & caloric intake
- Use with reduced-calorie meal plan & exercise for best results
Ozempic treats type 2 diabetes but may be prescribed off-label for weight loss, if appropriate. Ozempic may have serious side effects, including possible thyroid tumors. Do not use if you or your family have a history of a type of thyroid cancer called MTC or MEN 2. Read more about serious warnings and safety info.
Background & History
- Contains semaglutide, the same active ingredient as Wegovy®
- FDA approved for type 2 diabetes
- Mimics the glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) hormone to help you feel fuller, longer
- May improve long-term glucose control & insulin sensitivity
- Balanced glucose is key to general longevity
- Maintaining insulin sensitivity may help reduce risk of age-related diseases
Ozempic is FDA-approved for type 2 diabetes treatment, but may be prescribed for weight loss.
*Your prescriber will approve or disapprove an Ozempic prescription at their discretion after careful consideration of your unique health profile.
†As reported in NY Times & Healthline.
†† As noted in the 68-week clinical trial published in NEJM, 2021.
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- Ozempic® injection pens
- FDA approved for type 2 diabetes
- Same active ingredient as Wegovy®
- Doctor-guided titration schedule
- Dispensed from a certified pharmacy
- Free & ongoing medical support
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Ozempic® is not available in MS. Medication is prescribed only if appropriate.
You will be automatically billed & sent refills based on your plan
You can pause or cancel at any time before your next shipment
*Prescription products require an online evaluation with a licensed medical professional who will determine if a prescription is appropriate. See below for important safety information. Benefits outlined on AgelessRx.com are based on 3rd party studies. Medication is offered as a subscription service with you can cancel at any time. Actual product packaging may appear differently than shown. Due to nationwide manufacturing shortages. AgelessRx may elect to prescribe an equivalent product at the prescriber’s discretion.
How It Works
What is Ozempic®?
Ozempic® is a semaglutide-based medication that is FDA approved to treat type 2 diabetes. Clinical trials have also demonstrated that Ozempic®, as well as semaglutide medications like Wegovy® (also manufactured by Novo Nordisk), can reduce weight, regulate appetite, and lower cardiovascular risk factors.
How does Ozempic® work?
The active ingredient in Ozempic® is semaglutide. Semaglutide falls into a category of medications known as GLP-1 receptor agonists (GLP-1 RAs), which imitate the GLP-1 hormone to reduce the amount of glucose delivered into the bloodstream and encourage more insulin production from your pancreas. GLP-1 RAs also act on the digestive system to delay gastric emptying, thereby delaying the release of food from the stomach, and modulate brain activity to suppress appetite.
What’s the difference between Ozempic® & Wegovy®?
Both medications are GLP-1s (glucagon-like receptor agonists) and contain the same active ingredient (semaglutide). Since the two drugs have the same active ingredient, it is fair to ask: is Wegovy® the same as Ozempic®?
Wegovy® and Ozempic® are the same medications, sold under different brand names. The main differences are the amount of semaglutide in each pen (the dosage) and the prescribed use for each, as well as the guided titration schedule: Ozempic® is FDA approved for type 2 diabetes, with a target dosage of 2.0mg, while Wegovy® is FDA approved for weight loss, with a target dosage of 2.4mg.
Ozempic® is considered a safe and reliable alternative for Wegovy®, with many users reporting consistent outcomes. Historically, Ozempic® has also been prescribed when Wegovy® supplies are limited.See All FAQs
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION &
COMMON SIDE EFFECTS
Ozempic® should be used with a reduced-calorie meal plan and increased physical activity.
Ozempic® contains semaglutide and should not be used with other GLP-1 receptor agonist medicines, or any other products containing semaglutide.
Most Common Ozempic® Side Effects
The most common side effects of Ozempic® include nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, constipation, abdominal (stomach) pain, headache, fatigue, dyspepsia (indigestion), dizziness, abdominal distension, eructation (belching), hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) in patients with type 2 diabetes, flatulence (gas buildup), gastroenteritis (an intestinal infection) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (a type of digestive disorder).
The above is only a summary. For a full list of possible side effects, and other important safety information, click here.
Other Important Safety Information
Ozempic® is FDA approved to treat type 2 diabetes. Approval for treatment is not guaranteed. Eligibility and approval is always at the discretion of the prescriber, who will determine eligibility based on an assessment of your complete health profile.
Do not use Ozempic® if you are allergic to semaglutide or any of its ingredients.
Do not use Ozempic® if you are currently pregnant, breastfeeding or plan to become pregnant or breastfeed.
Do not use Ozempic® if you or any of your family have ever had a type of thyroid cancer called medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC), or if you have an endocrine system condition called multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2).
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamines, and herbal supplements. Ozempic® may affect the way some medicines work and some medicines may affect the way Ozempic® works. Tell your healthcare provider if you are taking other medicines to treat diabetes, including sulfonylureas or insulin.
The above is only a summary. For a full list of important safety information, click here.
Note: This product alone is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please consult a medical professional to determine whether or not Ozempic® is appropriate for you.