Is semaglutide the same as Ozempic?

Semaglutide and Ozempic refer to the same compound. Semaglutide is the generic name of the active ingredient, while Ozempic is a brand name used by Novo Nordisk for their pharmaceutical product containing semaglutide.
Semaglutide is a glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analog used for treating type 2 diabetes. It helps lower blood sugar levels by stimulating insulin release, suppressing glucagon secretion, slowing digestion, and reducing appetite.

Some key points about semaglutide and Ozempic:

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If you or a loved one suffers from diabetes or obesity, talk to your doctor about whether Ozempic/semaglutide may be an appropriate treatment option. The specialists at Balance Hormone Clinic have extensive experience in prescribing Ozempic and providing individualized diabetes management plans. We offer convenient telehealth appointments and can provide clear guidance on whether Ozempic is right for your health needs and goals. Contact us today to learn more or schedule a consultation.

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