How to Choose a Weight Loss Medication
How to Choose the Right Weight Loss Drug and Program
The world of medical weight loss can sometimes feel like navigating through a maze, especially with new medications and trends frequently emerging. You might have noticed the buzz surrounding GLP-1 agonists, a relatively new class of weight loss drugs, including well-known names like Ozempic and Wegovy. While these medications indeed offer potency, their high cost often creates a quandary, causing distress among many of our patients. Many patients yearn for access to the 'best' medications, only to face sticker shock when learning the price tag attached to GLP-1 drugs.
Cutting Through the Hype
At Holland Clinic, one of our key roles in your weight loss journey is to help you look beyond headlines and marketing hype, instead focusing on the hard facts. GLP-1 agonists are highly effective, but it often comes as a surprise to many that 'classic' weight loss drugs, such as phentermine, can offer equal effectiveness at a fraction of the cost.
Remember, the ultimate goal of achieving optimal health and weight is far more significant than the specific medication used to get there. Holland Clinic takes a COMPREHENSIVE approach to weight loss, and affordability plays a major role in our philosophy. Unaffordable drugs don't lead to healthier individuals. Instead, they often result in interrupted use (leading to ineffective treatment) and immense financial stress (damaging overall health).
Affordable, Effective Weight Loss Within Your Reach
At Holland Clinic, we firmly believe that achieving your weight loss goals shouldn't lead to financial strain. Our 'Classic' weight loss program, featuring tried-and-tested medications like phentermine, phendimetrazine, and diethylpropion, has been a beacon of hope for our patients since 1991. The numerous success stories from our 'Classic' program participants underline the effectiveness of these reliable medications.
Chart Your Own Course at Holland Clinic
Dr. Holland passionately believes that patients should be the architects of their weight loss journeys, having the freedom to choose treatments that align with their personal preferences. He provides you with well-informed choices backed by solid medical science. With this knowledge, you're empowered to design your unique weight loss strategy.
Remember, the most successful weight loss plan is the one custom-tailored to you. Our dedicated team is here to support you in choosing the program that suits your individual needs, preferences, and budget. At Holland Clinic, we take pride in offering a range of options, ensuring personalized, effective weight loss support is accessible to all.