MEDICAL AESTHETICS & WELLNESS
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Tirzepatide Weight Loss
Have you tried losing weight on your own but have failed? The medical staff at Remedi can assist you in your weight loss goals with Tirzepatide weekly injections.
The objective of our weight loss program is not to just assist you in losing weight, but also to help bring your body back into optimal balance. Losing weight is surprisingly easy, keeping it off and maintaining an optimized body is the hard part! This is where our whole body approach to weight loss comes into play.
Our Nurse Practitioners can guide you through the process and recommend the right course based on your individual condition and weight loss goals. Your individualized program will be built around your health condition and weight loss needs and goals.
How does tirzepatide help
Tirzepatide is a medication designed to address both blood sugar management and weight loss primarily in individuals with type 2 diabetes. It belongs to a class of drugs known as glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonists. Here’s how tirzepatide helps:
GLP-1 Receptor Activation: Tirzepatide activates GLP-1 receptors throughout the body. GLP-1 is a hormone produced in the gut that has several effects, including regulating insulin secretion, reducing glucagon release, and controlling appetite.
Blood Sugar Regulation: By stimulating insulin secretion and inhibiting glucagon release, tirzepatide helps to lower blood sugar levels. This can be particularly beneficial for individuals with type 2 diabetes who have difficulty regulating their blood sugar levels.
Appetite Suppression: Activation of GLP-1 receptors in the brain can lead to reduced feelings of hunger and increased feelings of fullness. Tirzepatide helps to control appetite, leading to a decrease in calorie intake, which can contribute to weight loss.
Slowing of Gastric Emptying: Tirzepatide slows down the rate at which food moves through the stomach and into the intestines. This delay in gastric emptying can prolong feelings of fullness after eating and reduce overall food intake, aiding in weight loss efforts.
Weight Loss Promotion: The combined effects of blood sugar regulation, appetite suppression, and slowed gastric emptying make tirzepatide effective in promoting weight loss, especially in individuals with type 2 diabetes who may struggle with weight management.
Overall, tirzepatide provides a dual benefit of improving glycemic control and aiding weight loss, making it a valuable option for individuals with type 2 diabetes who are looking to manage their blood sugar levels and achieve weight loss goals. However, like any medication, tirzepatide may have side effects and is not suitable for everyone. Book an appointment with Remedi Medical Aesthetics to learn more.
Initial Consultation and Treatment Initiation
During your initial consultation, we will discuss your medical history, symptoms, and health goals. We will order labs for you to have completed. Labs will be drawn in our office. We will have an in-depth discussion regarding your unique and personalized weight loss treatment plan.
2nd and Ongoing Appointments
*Pricing depends on Treatment Plan