Ozempic Versus Wegovy

Ozempic Versus Wegovy

What is the difference between Ozempic and Wegovy? Actually, very little. Both are brand names for semaglutide, a medication first developed to treat type 2 diabetes. Both are made by Novo Nordisk pharmaceutical firm in Denmark.  Patients were found to lose...
Ozempic Versus Wegovy

Advair

ADVAIR contains fluticasone, an antiinflammatory medication, and salmeterol, to open airways. It is used to prevent exacerbation, or worsening, of chronic obstructive lung disease, including asthma, bronchitis, and emphysema. It has been shown to lower the risk of...
Does Wegovy Work for Weight Loss?

Does Wegovy Work for Weight Loss?

The FDA (Federal Drug Administration) has approved of Wegovy (semaglutide) for weight loss in 2021. Three large clinical trials showed it to be superior to placebo in helping weight reduction.  The STEP trial, reported in the Journal of the American Medical...
Does Wegovy Work for Weight Loss?

Do Ozempic And Wegovy Work For Weight Loss?

Are Ozempic and Wegovy effective for weight loss? The short answer is yes. Both are proprietary names for generic semaglutide, a diabetes medication that was found to suppress appetite and lead to weight loss. Wegovy is approved by the FDA specifically for weight loss...
Does Wegovy Work for Weight Loss?

What You Need to Know About Ozempic for Weight Loss

What should you know before beginning Ozempic? What is this medication indicated for? Ozempic is indicated for treating obesity in patients with a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or over, or 27 or over with a serious medical condition such as heart disease or high...
What Is Telemat?

What Is Telemat?

The term TeleMAT was coined by QuickMD in March of 2020. QuickMD became the first medication-assisted treatment (MAT) program treating patients with opioid-use-disorder exclusively through telemedicine. This allows patients to get treated remotely, e.g. from their...