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Prescription Weight-Loss Drugs: Can They Help You Fort Myers, FL?

3/24/2020
Overweight people desire to lose weight. This article shows how prescription weight-loss drugs can help you achieve his goals.

If you are an adult who battles obesity and being overweight, you might be wondering why diet and exercise have not provided the best weight loss result for you. If you have been exercising a lot, then it might be that you need prescription weight-loss drugs. However, take note that losing weight requires prescription drugs, in addition to, and NOT a substitute for diet and exercise. 
 
Conditions for Weight Loss Treatment
 
Doctors allow individuals for weight-loss drugs if they have undergone diet and exercise and still have not lost weight based on the following:
 
The body mass index (BMI) exceeds 30 if the BMI is greater than 27 and has complex medical problems in relation to obesity that include high blood pressure or diabetes. 
 
Doctors always check a person’s health history before giving him prescription weight loss drugs. This practice ensures that there will be no drug side effects with medications that a person is already taking. 
 
A  no for possible prescription weight loss Fort Myers is for pregnant women or women who desire to be pregnant or mothers who breastfeed their babies. 
 
Studies regarding weight-loss drugs
 
Studies show that long-term use of all prescription weight-loss drugs has a significant weight loss compared with placebo. Moreover, there are better results when weight-loss medication is added to lifestyle compared with lifestyle changes alone. 
 
“Over the course of 12 months, that can mean a weight loss of 3 to 7 percent of total body weight beyond that achieved with lifestyle changes alone. That may seem like a modest amount, but a sustained weight loss of 5 to 10 percent of total body weight can have health benefits, such as lowering blood pressure, blood sugar and triglyceride levels,” according to Mayo Clinic.
 
Things to consider regarding weight-loss drugs
 
Medication should be discussed with doctors. Constipation, nausea, diarrhea are some of the mild side effects that have been considered when considering a Weight Loss Program Fort Myers. The good news is that there are rarely side effects that happen when using these drugs. 
Insurance does not cover the cost of weight-loss drugs. It is best to check with the insurance company to be informed regarding the coverage for each medication option. 
 
Period for drug therapy
 
Each person has his or her own time to medicate. It all depends on the reaction of the bod with these weight-loss drugs and if a person has any side effects. Doctors often allow medication if a person has significantly lost weight and do not experience side effects. 
 
Doctors will change the treatment plan or change to another weight-loss medication if the person does not lose at least 5 percent of the body weight after 12 weeks. 
  
Weight loss can be a great feat for those who are obese. However, weight-loss drugs can help one achieve his or her weight loss goals. 
 
We care about you and your health! Myerlee Pharmacy offers sterile and non-sterile compounded medications for all your health needs and issues. Contact our Fort Myers office at 239-482-3022 or visit our website at https://www.myerleepharmacy.com.
 

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