Saxenda Pen (Liraglutide)

Saxenda Pen (Liraglutide)


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Saxenda is an FDA-approved prescription-only medication containing liraglutide and is only for subcutaneous injection use. Saxenda is supplied in 15ml prefilled syringes at a concentration of 6mg/ml. Each package of Saxenda comes with five prefilled syringes.

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Saxenda Pen (Liraglutide) From Canada

Saxenda is a medicine you inject yourself with that helps manage weight. It contains an ingredient called liraglutide. It's for adults who have obesity or are overweight with other health problems like high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, or high cholesterol.

Who Can Use Saxenda?

Saxenda is meant for adults who:

  • Have a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or more.
  • Have a BMI of 27 or more and also have a weight-related health condition like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or type 2 diabetes.

How Saxenda Works:

Saxenda helps you feel full, so you eat less. It affects the brain areas that control hunger and helps reduce calorie intake.

Why Use Saxenda?

When combined with a low-calorie diet and exercise, Saxenda can help you lose weight and keep it off. In studies, people who used Saxenda lost more weight compared to those who didn't. For example, in a 56-week study, people with a BMI of 38 lost an average of 17.3 pounds using Saxenda, while those using a placebo lost about 7 pounds.

Who Should Not Use Saxenda?

  • People with a history of thyroid cancer or a condition called Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2).
  • Individuals with type 1 diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis.

Important Things to Know About Saxenda

  • Watch for signs of thyroid tumors, pancreatitis (severe abdominal pain), gallbladder disease, or increased heart rate.
  • If you experience severe abdominal pain or persistent vomiting, seek medical attention immediately.

Common Side Effects of Saxenda

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Decreased appetite
  • Reactions at the injection site (redness, itching)

How to Store Saxenda

  • Keep unused Saxenda pens in the refrigerator.
  • After the first use, you can keep them at room temperature or refrigerated, but not for more than 30 days.
  • Protect from heat and light.

Using Saxenda

  • Saxenda pens do NOT come with needles. It's recommended to use Novo Nordisk pen needles.
  • You can inject Saxenda at home or on the go.

Saxenda Dosing for Weight Loss

Starting and Adjusting Your Saxenda Dose

Initial Dose:
Start with 0.6 mg per day for one week. This initial low dose helps your body get used to the medication.

Increasing the Dose:
Increase your dose each week by 0.6 mg until you reach the recommended dose of 3.0 mg per day. Here's the schedule:

  • Week 1: 0.6 mg per day
  • Week 2: 1.2 mg per day
  • Week 3: 1.8 mg per day
  • Week 4: 2.4 mg per day
  • Week 5 and onward: 3.0 mg per day

Maintenance Dose:
Once you reach the 3.0 mg dose, continue taking this amount daily. This is the dose shown to help with weight loss when combined with diet and exercise.

Missed Dose:
If you miss a dose, do not take an extra dose or increase your dose to make up for the missed one. Just continue with your regular schedule. If more than 3 days have passed since you last took Saxenda, start again at 0.6 mg and follow the dose escalation schedule.

Self-Injecting Saxenda

  • Inject Saxenda once daily, at any time of the day, with or without food.
  • Administer Saxenda under the skin (subcutaneous injection) in your abdomen, thigh, or upper arm.
  • Change the injection site within the same region each time to reduce the risk of skin problems.

When to Discontinue Saxenda

If after 12 weeks on the 3.0 mg/day dose you haven't lost at least 5% of your initial body weight, your healthcare provider might recommend stopping Saxenda.

Buying Saxenda from Canada to Save Money

Why Buy from Canada?

  • Lower Prices: Medications in Canada can be significantly cheaper than in other countries.
  • Same Quality: Canadian pharmacies offer medications that meet strict regulatory standards, ensuring you receive safe and effective products.

How to Buy Saxenda from Canada

  1. Find a Reliable Online Pharmacy:
    Look for an online pharmacy that is legitimate and follows safety protocols.

  2. Get a valid US Prescription:
    You will need a valid US prescription from your healthcare provider to purchase Saxenda.

  3. Place Your Order:
    Once you have a valid US prescription, you can place your order online at Over The Border Meds. You'll need to provide your prescription details and choose the quantity you wish to purchase.

  4. Shipping and Delivery:
    Most Canadian pharmacies offer international shipping. Check the shipping options and times to ensure you receive your medication when needed.

  5. Payment Options:
    Over The Border Meds Pharmacy accept various payment methods, including credit cards.

Save money on your Saxenda prescription while ensuring you receive a quality product by purchasing Saxenda from Canada with a valid US prescription. Always consult with your healthcare provider before making changes to how you obtain your medication.