Weight Loss

Addiction Medicine & Family Medicine in Sherman Oaks, CA

Weight Loss
At Clarity Medical Group, Semaglutide (Ozepic or Wegovy) and Tirzepatide (Mounjaro) is conveniently available for weightloss management. With small weekly injections, men and women can experience significant weight loss.


What are Semaglutide (Ozempic/Wegovy) and Tirzepatide (Mounjaro)?
Semaglutide (Ozempic or Wegovy) is a medication designed to help manage blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes. By mimicking the action of the natural hormone GLP-1, it boosts insulin production, reduces appetite, and slows down digestion, effectively controlling blood sugar and promoting weight loss. Available in both injectable and oral forms, Semaglutide has proven to be highly effective when used alongside diet and exercise. Additionally, this medication shows promise for heart health benefits and is currently being explored for other medical applications.
Tirzepatide (Mounjaro) is a novel medication used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It works by mimicking the effects of two natural hormones, GLP-1 and GIP, which help regulate blood sugar levels. By enhancing insulin production, reducing appetite, and slowing digestion, tirzepatide effectively lowers blood sugar and promotes weight loss. Clinical trials have shown significant improvements in blood sugar control and weight reduction for patients using tirzepatide. This medication represents an exciting advancement in diabetes care and offers hope for improved health outcomes.