For anyone starting a weight loss medication, there are a few things to be aware of. First, some people do experience mild side effects when starting this class of medication, such as nausea, diarrhea or vomiting. For a full list of potential side effects, click here.
You can minimize or avoid these issues entirely by doing a few simple things:
These side effects usually go away after a few weeks, but if they persist after your fourth or fifth week on the medication, it’s probably a good idea to let your physician know.
Find a physician near you who specializes in weight management.