Medical Weight Loss

Weight Loss With tirzepatide

When it comes to medical weight loss, the injectable drug tirzepatide is making waves. Developed by Eli Lilly, this weekly injectable therapy has been shown to promote significant weight loss in patients with obesity. It’s thought that this effect is due in part to its ability to help people feel full faster and for longer periods of time—a feeling known as satiety.

Studies have shown that when combined with lifestyle modifications like healthy eating and regular exercise, tirzepatide can help people reach their desired weight goal more quickly than lifestyle modifications alone. In a clinical trial of patients taking tirzepatide injections once weekly, participants lost an average of 10% or more of their body weight after 12 weeks of treatment; additionally, 19% of patients achieved at least a 15% reduction in body weight in comparison to 2% of those taking placebo. This suggests that taking tirzepatide as part of a comprehensive medical weight loss program could be beneficial for those seeking to lose large amounts of body fat in a relatively short period of time.

Tirzepatide works by mimicking the effects of hormones produced naturally by the body called incretins, which help regulate the amount of glucose released into the bloodstream after meals and control appetite. By promoting feelings of fullness and decreasing hunger signals, tirzepatide helps reduce cravings while improving satiety so that individuals eat less overall. Additionally, it helps enhance energy levels allowing people to stay motivated throughout their fitness program and move more easily towards their goals.

If you’re looking for ways to safely lose extra pounds then adding tirzepatide injections into your weekly routine could be an effective approach for achieving lasting results. Talk to us today to find out if tirzepatide may be a suitable treatment option for you.

Tirzepatide FAQs

How often should I take Tirzepatide??

Tirzepatide usually needs to be taken twice a week as part of a comprehensive medical weight loss program that includes lifestyle modifications such as healthy eating and regular exercise.

Are there any side effects associated with taking Tirzepatide?

As with all medications, there are potential risks when taking tirzepatide so it’s important to discuss these with us before beginning treatment. Common side effects may include nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, injection site reactions and mild dizziness or headache.