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Common Side Effects of Wegovy

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The most common side effects of Wegovy may include:
 

nausea

diarrhea

vomiting

constipation

  • Stomach (abdomen) pain
  • Headache
  • Tiredness (fatigue)
  • Upset stomach
  • Dizziness
  • Feeling bloated
  • Belching
  • Gas
  • Stomach flu
  • Heartburn

nausea

diarrhea

vomiting

constipation

stomach (abdomen) pain

headache

tiredness (fatigue)

upset stomach

stomach (abdomen) pain

headache

tiredness (fatigue)

upset stomach

  • Injection site reaction
  • Heartburn
  • Hair loss

dizziness

feeling bloated

belching

gas

stomach flu

heartburn

dizziness

feeling bloated

belching

gas

stomach flu

heartburn

 

Tell your health care provider if you have any side effects that bother you.

 
Tips for managing nausea

     

Nausea is a common side effect when first starting Wegovy. If you experience nausea, be sure to contact your health care provider. He or she will offer guidance on ways to manage it, which may include:

 

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Eat bland, low-fat foods, like crackers, toast, and rice

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Eat foods that contain water, like soups and gelatin

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Avoid lying down after you eat

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Go outdoors for fresh air

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Eat more slowly

Take the time to learn about your medicine

Be sure to talk to your health care provider if you have questions about side effects. You can also learn more in the Wegovy Medication Guide.

Be sure to talk to your health care provider if you have questions about side effects. You can also learn more in the Wegovy Medication Guide.

VIEW THE MEDICATION GUIDE

   

Call 1-833-4-WEGOVY (1-833-493-4689) between 9:00 AM and 9:00 PM ET, Monday–Friday.

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