What are GLP-1 side effects?

This question is about GLP-1 & Weight Loss

Sarah Achleithner

Some GLP-1 side effects include nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea; however, these symptoms can vary depending on the person. 

These GLP-1 side effects are most often seen in those taking medications, so another option is to consider a GLP-1 natural alternative. These natural alternatives include supplements like





vitamin B12

, and


, as they may help regulate blood sugar levels, slow gastric emptying, and promote feelings of fullness [









Talk with your doctor to see if GLP-1 medications or supplements are right for you and your needs.

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