This course is designed as an introduction to Saxenda as a weight loss aid for patients. It describes what the drug saxenda is, which patients it can be used on, side effects and common reactions as well as how to use the injectable medication for patients. The course is for Doctors, Dentists and Nurse Prescribers who are looking to introduce Saxenda into their practice.
- To understand what Obesity is and the extent of the problem in the UK
- To understand different ways to manage Obesity
- To understand how GLP1-RA works in the treatment of Obesity
- To understand drug dosages and contraindications
- To understand how to inject Saxenda medication