What is the typical starting dose of semaglutide and how do you use it?
The typical starting dose of semaglutide medication is 0.25 milligrams (mg) by injection once weekly. It can be self-injected under the skin (subcutaneously) of your abdomen, thigh, or upper arm. Your healthcare practitioner may adjust your dosage depending on how well you respond to the drug and tolerate its side effects. Be sure to follow all instructions provided to get the most benefit from semaglutide.