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What to do when your insurance won't cover Saxenda and you can't afford $1200 per month?

My Insurance doesn't cover Saxenda but I would really like to try it but I can't afford the $1200 per month for the cost of the medication. I have tried every weight loss program / pill without successful results. I have also tried to appeal to the insurance company without results. Any... read more

Liraglutide - anyone taking Saxenda and noticing burping that is a horrible smell like rotten eggs?

I have taken before and lost 20 lbs I started back up cause I hadn't lost what I wanted.. but I am 3 weeks in and I have no side effects but this burping and the smell is HORRID!!! anyone experience this as well.. :(

I just started Saxenda today for weight loss! How long does it usually take to work?

I mean how long does it take to notice a loss in appetite?

Saxenda and menstruation?

Anyone notice a delay/absence in their period since being on saxenda?

Saxenda - How can I stop the nausea and vomiting?

Saxenda - I've had great results the first week in terms of weight loss, but the nausea and vomiting are unbearable. I've been using it for exactly 7 days, and I've been sick for 4 out of the 7 days. Is there anything I can take with Saxenda to stop the nausea and vomiting?

Can Saxenda stop working with extended use?

I have been on Saxenda for ten weeks and lost weight. In my 11th week and it has stopped working and has no impact on my appetite at all. My hunger has returned and I notice I’ve gained 1kg in a week.

Saxenda - Feeling like it's not as effective anymore?

I have been on Saxenda since December 16. I have lost around 18 lbs. At first I felt like it worked, no side effects such as nausea, fatigue etc but got full much faster. In the past few weeks, I don't feel as though it's as effective. I am hungry more often and I'm able to eat a lot... read more

What foods do you avoid on Saxenda?

I’m just wondering what your experience is as far as the foods you avoid. I’ve been on Saxenda for a week and want to do anything possible to avoid the GI symptoms I’m experiencing. I will change up my diet even more if I need to. Right now I’m just doing fruits, veggies,... read more

Saxenda - When is the best time of day to take it?

When is the best time of day to take it should you take it in the evenings if you're hungry or in the evenings or in the morning so it helps all day?

Saxenda - What insurance carriers cover this RX?

I sell commercial insurance and I'm having a hard time finding this drug on any formularies. Has anyone had a fully insured (not partially self funded/self funded) carrier pay toward this drug?

Has anyone stopped taking Saxenda? I'm curious to know if theres any weight gain if stopped?

In researching the effects of Saxenda and the benefits of using it I read that even after stopping the use of the needles there's no weight gain... with a healthy diet and moderate physical activity off course. I'm curious to get feedback from anyone who has stopped the needles.

Saxenda - When does the weight start coming off?

Hi I started Saxenda 2 weeks ago, 1 st week I lost 1 kilo, 2nd week I up my dosage to 1.2 with very little appetite , however I haven't lost anything! Still only the one kilo from the previous week. I'm quite upset as there's no progress. Has anyone experienced this? From what... read more

Saxenda - how soon do you notice decrease in appetite?

I have been on .06 for about 3 days.

Saxenda - Has anyone experienced chills or feeling colder than usual after starting Zaxenda?

I just began my Saxenda journey yesterday with two injections under my belt. My PCP started me on the highest dose at 3.0. The first day was fine. I definitely felt less hunger or even desire to be around food... and to be perfectly honest, I didn't even to watch it on TV on one my favorite... read more

Saxenda - When is the best time of day to take the injection?

Hi Im due to start this medication next week I was just wondering if people have found it more effective having the injections in the day or the evening ? are symptoms better controlled during the day if you take it in the morning or do you get less side effects taking at night etc? It seems like... read more

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