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Wegovy 2.4 mg Pen

Wegovy 2.4 mg (1 pre-filled pen)

Wegovy 2.4 mg, FlexTouch solution for injection in pre-filled pen

Product Description

  • Wegovy FlexTouch 2.4mg Solution for Injection in Pre-Filled Pen + 4mm Needles (4)

 
Adults
 
Wegovy is indicated as an adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity for weight management, including weight loss and weight maintenance, in adults with an initial Body Mass Index (BMI) of
 
• ≥ 30 kg/m2 (obesity), or

• ≥ 27 kg/m2 to <30 kg/m2 (overweight) in the presence of at least one weight-related comorbidity.
 
Adolescents (≥ 12 years)
 
Wegovy is indicated as an adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity for weight management in adolescents ages 12 years and above with
 
• obesity* and

• body weight above 60 kg.
 
Treatment with Wegovy should be discontinued and re-evaluated if adolescent patients have not reduced their BMI by at least 5% after 12 weeks on the 2.4 mg or maximum tolerated dose.
 

Qualitative and quantitative composition

  • Wegovy 2.4 mg FlexTouch solution for injection
  • Contains 3.2 mg/mL of semaglutide*. Each dose contains 2.4mg of semaglutide in 0.75mL solution.
  • One pre-filled pen contains 9.6 mg (four doses) of semaglutide in 3 mL solution.

*human glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogue produced in Saccharomyces cerevisiae cells by recombinant DNA technology.
 

Shelf life

 

  • 3 years
  • In-use shelf life: 6 weeks.
  • After first use: Store below 30° C or, preferably, in a refrigerator (2° C to 8° C). Do not freeze wegovy and do not use it if it has been frozen. Keep the pen cap on when the pen is not in use in order to protect it from light.

 
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