Week one 0.6 mg
Week two 1.2mg
Week three 1.8mg*
Week four 2.4mg*
Week five 3.0 mg*
* If your weight is still steadily losing there is no need to increase dose. If it stalls, go to the
We recommend for the beginning of your Saxenda journey you purchase 5 pens. Not to be used for more than 12 weeks. If you have not lost more than 5% of your body weight you need to speak to us before any further treatment.
Keep in fridge.
Discard any opened pen after 30 days.
Nausea (usually passes after 2-5 days.)
Not so Common
Hypoglycaemia (in cases of metabolism or nutrition disorders)
Insomnia (with nervous system disorders)
Gastro-oesophageal reflux (Indigestion, heartburn)
Upper abdominal pain.
Gall bladder problems
Acute renal failure