How to Eat on Saxenda

What is your favorite food to eat while taking Saxenda?

Saxenda

  • Injectable medicine
  • Suppresses appetite
  • Reduces cravings
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What is your favorite food to eat while taking Saxenda?

Replace high-fat foods with bland, low-fat options such as crackers, toast, and rice. Water-rich foods, like soups and gelatin, are good to eat. After you eat, don't lie down. I need to get out of the house for a bit and get some fresh air.

What do you eat on Saxenda?What should I be eating on Saxenda?
What are the best foods to eat when taking Saxenda?What can I eat while on Saxenda?
What should I eat while taking Saxenda?What should I eat while on Saxenda?

What does Saxenda do to the body? Saxenda slows down stomach emptying and can affect medicines that need to pass through the stomach quickly. Saxenda may interact with other medications, and other medications may interact with Saxenda.

What are the forbidden foods when taking Saxenda?

In general, you should cut down on or avoid these foods when taking Saxenda:

  • Foods high in sugar, like cakes, chocolates or biscuits.
  • Fried food.
  • Excessive alcohol.
  • What foods should I avoid on Saxenda?

What happens if you drink on Saxenda? You should speak to a medical professional before consuming alcohol if you are also taking liraglutide. Patients with diabetes may find that alcohol affects their blood sugar levels. The effects of drinking on blood sugar levels can vary. Some people may experience hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) while others may experience hyperglycemia (high blood sugar), depending on how much and how often they drink.

What are the potential side effects of Saxenda?

Saxenda is an effective weight loss tool. There are no particular foods to avoid while on Saxenda, but you must maintain a low-calorie diet and exercise regularly if you want to see any results. This means eating fewer foods that are high in calories and low in nutrition.[1]

  • What foods should I avoid while taking Saxenda?

What BMI do I need for Saxenda? You should discuss the results with your health care professional. Saxenda can help some adults struggling with obesity to lose weight and maintain that weight loss over time. Adults with weight-related medical problems who have a BMI of 27 to 29.9 may benefit from Saxenda. If you are an adult with a BMI of 30 or more, Saxenda may help you lose weight and keep it off.

Is eating required when taking Saxenda?

If you want Saxenda to be most effective, you should eat a lower calorie diet and do regular exercise to help lose weight. If you eat high calorie foods while using Saxenda, you may still gain weight. You should reduce your portion sizes of high-fat foods.[2]

  • Do you have to eat on Saxenda?
  • What should I eat when taking Saxenda?

How do I get my doctor to prescribe Saxenda? You will need to speak with a licensed physician to get a prescription for Saxenda. This can be done in person or online, through a telemedicine service such as PlushCare. A prescription will only be given if the physician thinks it is necessary.

References

  1. https://keevs.com/healthguide/foods-to-avoid-while-on-saxenda/
  2. https://onlinedoctor.asda.com/uk/what-foods-to-avoid-when-taking-saxenda.html

Saxenda

  • Injectable medicine
  • Suppresses appetite
  • Reduces cravings
From
£46.50 View Product

Orlistat

  • Reduces the amount of fat your body absorbs
  • Helps you to lose weight
  • Lowers overall body fat
From
£27.99 View Product