How do I make Wegovy work better?
Wegovy (semaglutide) works well for weight loss when used together with a lower-calorie diet and exercise. The medication is only used once a week, but it needs to be injected under your skin and can cause stomach-related side effects.
What should I expect the first week of Wegovy?
The most common side effects of Wegovy™ may include: nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, constipation, stomach (abdomen) pain, headache, tiredness (fatigue), upset stomach, dizziness, feeling bloated, belching, gas, stomach flu, and heartburn. Tell your health care provider if you have any side effects that bother you.
How long does it take for Wegovy to kick in?
Wegovy starts working right after you inject a dose. But it may take several weeks or months before you notice weight loss or a decrease in appetite. How long does Wegovy stay in the body? Wegovy stays in the body for about 5 to 7 weeks after the last dose.