Selected Important Safety Information What is the most important information I should know about Saxenda®? Serious side effects may happen in people who take Saxenda®, including: Possible thyroid tumors, including cancer. Tell your health care professional if you get a lump or swelling in your neck, hoarseness, trouble swallowing, or shortness of breath. These may be symptoms of thyroid cancer. In studies with rats and mice, Saxenda® and medicines that work like Saxenda® caused thyroid tumors, including thyroid cancer. It is not known if Saxenda® will cause thyroid tumors or a type of thyroid cancer called medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) in people. Do not use Saxenda® if you or any of your family have ever had MTC, or if you have an endocrine system condition called Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2). See below for full Important Safety Information as well as Limitations of Use.Show
For chronic weight management in adult patients with a body mass index (BMI) ≥30, or ≥27 with 1 or more weight-related comorbidities as an adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity. Click for full indication and usage.
Experience an Approach Focused on You
Created to work along with Saxenda®, SaxendaCare® is more than just tips—it uses scientifically proven weight-loss and maintenance strategies. SaxendaCare® will support you with exclusive access to personalized web pages, emails, calls from your coach and more.
It’s about you—staying focused, navigating challenges, and making changes step by step
Your dedicated SaxendaCare® coach and the guided experience will help you:
• Create reduced-calorie eating and increased activity goals
• Stay accountable
• Switch gears when you need it
• Build the skills you need to take each step
SaxendaCare® Coaches Are Ready to Speak With You
Our coaches are registered dietitians certified in weight management and will work with you one-on-one to help you get off to a good start taking Saxenda® and find ways to introduce changes to your lifestyle at a pace that works for you.
• Call SaxendaCare® coaches when you have a question
• Schedule calls that fit your schedule
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• Find support to start using your Saxenda® Pen
• A full year focused on healthy habits and new ideas to try
• Dosing and refill reminders to keep you on track
• The ability to sync with popular fitness trackers to see your daily progress