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Injection Tutorials • Medication Protocol • Treatment Systems 

Quick Reference Video Tutorials for “At Home” Treatments can be found below.  If you have any questions or need addtional assistance.  Please contact one of our Medical Professionals at 224.899.2000.

Semaglutide / GLP-1:  Injections

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on self-administering a subcutaneous injection of GLP-1 (Semaglutide) medication. In this step-by-step tutorial, we will demonstrate how to prepare the semaglutide injection and provide detailed instructions to ensure a safe and effective administration. Whether you are new to this process or simply need a quick refresher, this video will empower you to confidently and accurately perform your subcutaneous injection.  Your health and well-being are paramount to us, and we are committed to supporting you on your path to improved health.

Semaglutide / GLP-1:  Protocol

  • Your prescribed medications will be dispatched to your address and are anticipated to arrive within one week.
  • Administer semaglutide via subcutaneous injection once weekly, selecting the same day each week for consistency.
  • Rotate injection sites regularly to prevent irritation or skin changes at the injection site.
  • Ensure that semaglutide is stored refrigerated, maintaining a temperature range between 36°F and 46°F (2°C and 8°C).
  • Should you encounter symptoms such as severe abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, or signs of allergic reaction (such as rash, swelling, or difficulty breathing), please promptly contact your healthcare provider or seek medical attention.

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Medical Weight Loss • Hormone Replacement Therapy • Semaglutide • TRT • Lake Forest, IL

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We understand Life moves fast. Enjoy Convenient Follow up visits even while you are on a tight schedule.  We make it work for you!

Flat Fee for TRT Treatments.

Testosterone Replacement Therapy is not a "One Size Fits All" Solution. Every Patient is unique, but with our "Flat Fee Policy," your Bill will not increase based on Dose.

No Co-Pay, Bills or Insurance Surprises

One Cost.  No Contracts.  Pay as you go. No need to worry about Cancelling a Subscription or getting that surprise Medical Bill.  Straightforward is what our Patients prefer.

Enjoy Easy & Efficient Refills

Telemedicine allows you to Fill a prescription online without always coming in physically.  We understand the balance of delivering quality care with In person and virtual visits.

Local Pickup and Free Delivery

Prescriptions delivered to your door.  You can count on our Local Pharmacy Partners to Deliver your medications to you on time, every time.  For Free!

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