Tirzepatide Starting at $499 (generic for Mounjaro)
Tirzepatide is a single molecule that activates the body's receptors for GIP and GLP-1 receptors, which are natural incretin hormones. Both receptors are found in areas of the human brain important for appetite regulation. Tirzepatide works by helping individuals feel full on less food, and decreasing food intake and cravings. The greatest weight loss benefits are observed when Tirzepatide is used in combination with lifestyle changes, such as improved diet and consistent exercise.Click to Schedule Your Consultation!
Tizepatide (Mounjaro) is a subcutaneous one weekly injection
Tirzepatide is a subcutaneous injection which is dosed once weekly. This medication is generally well-tolerated and can be dosed continuously without breaking treatment with no diminishing effects.
Side Effects & Contraindications
Everyone can have a different experience, but here are the most common side effects experienced by patients taking Tirzepatide: Nausea, Diarrhea, Decreased Appetite, Vomiting, Constipation, Indigestion, Stomach Pain.
In studies, most nausea, vomiting and diarrhea events occurred while the dose of Tirzepatide was being increased, and these events decreased over time.
Kidney problems (kidney failure). In people who have kidney problems, diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting may cause a loss of fluids (dehydration), which may cause kidney problems to get worse. It is important for you to drink fluids to help reduce your chance of dehydration.
Severe stomach problems. Stomach problems, sometimes severe, have been reported with Tirzepatide. Tell your healthcare provider if you have stomach problems that are severe or will not go away.
Contraindications: Do not use Tirzepatide if you or any of your family have ever had a type of thyroid cancer called medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC). Do not use Tirzepatide if you have Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2). Do not use Tirzepatide if you are allergic to it or any of the ingredients in Tirzepatide.
- Decreased appetite
- Stomach Pain