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OZEMPIC® (semaglutide) injection 0.5 mg, 1 mg, or 2 mg is an injectable prescription medicine used:
along with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar (glucose) in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
to reduce the risk of major cardiovascular events such as heart attack, stroke, or death in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus
with known heart disease.
Ozempic® is not for people with type 1 diabetes or children under 18 years of age.
Do not share needles or Ozempic® pen with others. Do not reuse needles. Sharing may lead to infection.
Do not take Ozempic® if you have a personal or family history of medullary thyroid cancer, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
syndrome type 2, or if you are allergic to Ozempic®.
Stop taking Ozempic® and get medical help right away if you get a lump or swelling in your neck or an allergic reaction.
Symptoms of serious allergic reaction include swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat; problems breathing or swallowing;
severe rash or itching; fainting or feeling dizzy; or very rapid heartbeat.
Serious side effects may happen, including pancreatitis. Stop taking Ozempic® and get medical help right away if you get severe
Gallbladder problems may occur. Call your provider if you have symptoms such as stomach pain, fever, or yellowing of the skin
or eyes (jaundice) or clay-colored stools.
Tell your doctor if you have diabetic retinopathy or vision changes.
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
Taking Ozempic® with a sulfonylurea or insulin may increase the risk for low blood sugar.
Talk to your doctor about how to prevent, recognize and manage low and high blood sugar.
Common side effects are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain, and constipation. Talk to your doctor about any side effect
that bothers you or does not go away.
Some side effects can lead to dehydration, which may worsen kidney problems. Drinking plenty of fluids may reduce your
chances of dehydration.
You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.