Saxenda (Liraglutide) from £74.95

Saxenda (Liraglutide)

Saxenda is a weight loss medication that works as an appetite suppressant. As well as helping patients lose weight, the medication appears to improve many indicators of cardiovascular risk.

Can I buy Saxenda online?

Saxenda (Liraglutide) is available to prescribe in the UK via The Online Clinic. If you complete one of our online medical questionnaires, we can then consider you for this medication. Saxenda (Liraglutide) is available for next day delivery.

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How does Saxenda work?

Saxenda contains the active ingredient: Liraglutide. Lirgalutide is a Glucogon-Like Peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogue. GLP-1 is produced naturally in the human body and Liraglutide is a synthetic version of that natural version with 97% amino acid sequence similarity.

Natural GLP-1 is produced in the body in response to food consumption. In the simplest terms, GLP-1 is a messaging system to tell our bodies that no more food is required. By delivering Liraglutide via a simple injection on a daily basis, that messaging system is activated, and we will feel less desire to eat and we will be satisfied with less food. Reduced food consumption should lead to weight loss.

How is Saxenda administered?

Saxenda (Liraglutide) is a daily injection using a very easy to use, dose-adjusted pen that is pre-filled with the medication. All you have to do is set the dial to the correct dosage and inject under the skin of the abdomen. The starting dosage for Liraglutide is 0.6 mg per day. You inject the medication at the same time each day, so choose a time that will always be convenient for you (we recommend the morning). The maximum dosage is 3.0 mg per day, but you must follow the dosing and titration instructions to minimise the risk of side effects. Full instructions are sent with the medication and we provide a helpful video demonstration for all patients after purchase.

If you are prescribed this medication via The Online Clinic, we are on hand to answer any questions you may have about your Saxenda pen.

Side effects of Saxenda

All medications have the potential for side effects but Liraglutide is remarkably well tolerated if taken as directed. Some people experience a little nausea to begin with, but most people find that this dissipates with continued use. Other side effects include indigestion and diarrhoea. A full list of side effects is included on the patient information leaflet, which we make available to patients prior to a purchase. Most people do not get any side effects at all (other than minor nausea at dose increases).

Effectiveness of Liraglutide

Clinical studies have shown Liraglutide to be a highly effective and safe weight loss agent, with people losing clinically significant levels of weight at both the 1.8 mg dose and the 3.0 mg dose. In addition, blood pressure was reduced and there was a marked reduction in levels of C-Reactive Protein (an inflammatory marker associated with cardiovascular risk). Around 65% of patients will achieve meaningful weight loss with Saxenda.

You can apply for a prescription for Liraglutide through The Online Clinic today using the Free Consultation button on this page. Medications are available for next day delivery anywhere in the UK.

You may see Saxenda advertised as SkinnyJab or SlenderPen. Please note that these are the trademarks of clinics rather than the product itself. The Online Clinic has no association with these brands.

Reviewed by: Dr Junaid Patel (GMC no. - 7049798)
Date: 13 August 2019
Next review: 12 August 2021
All UK registered doctors can have their registration checked on The Medical Register at the GMC website.

Saxenda Reviews By Our Patients

  • Overall Rating
    Based on 37 reviews
  • ★★★★☆
    Saxenda works well at reducing your appetite, but for me the nausea, heartburn and headaches can be a bit much including the price, once you are on the full dosage. It's excellent for a quick fix, I would use it again to shed the last few pounds, but it's imperative that you make and keep healthy lifestyle changes!
    J. W. - 13/01/20
  • ★★★★★
    Excellent service! Always reliable and delivered quickly. Products are of high quality.
    M. S. - 21/02/21
  • ★★★★★
    excellent steady results and first rte support from the Online Clinic.
    E. M. - 06/04/20
  • ★★★★☆
    I have just started my 3rd week on Saxenda, and it is helping my weight loss. But, I am concerned about my increased resting hear rate. I know this is a known side -effect but mine seems to have increased significantly. For example prior to Saxenda my average rhr was 57 bpm. Week 1 on Saxenda it increased to 61 bpm and in week 2 64bpm.
    B. G. - 23/06/21
  • ★★★★★
    A. C. - 16/04/20
  • ★★★★★
    This product made such a difference in my life. It gave me time to learn to listen to my hunger queues and to be satisfied with a more appropriate portion size. Also, I found my self snacking far less and once I starting loosing weight I found it much easier to exercise.
    R. S. - 14/01/20
  • ★★★★★
    L. H. - 04/04/22
  • ★★★★★
    Always good
    E. M. - 08/03/22
  • ★★★★★
    Great service, quick discreet and efficient thank you.
    J. C. - 30/11/20
  • ★★★★★
    Easy to order, thorough checks and speedy delivery.
    VJ - 29/01/20
  • ★★★★★
    To whom it may concern, I’ve ordered new weight loss medication and I wasn’t sure if that amount is enough, or how long it’s going to take me. I’ve stopped with the tables cuz I’m having anxiety chest pains and so I haven’t started the tablets yet and I’m trying to swab to Saxenda. Please provide me with more knowledge as this will be my first time and I’m not sure if it’s ok for me(gallstones, asthma etc)
    W. T. - 17/11/21
  • ★★★★★
    I have been using this for the last 7 weeks, weight loss is steady and my appetite has reduced significantly.
    C. H. - 09/08/21
  • ★★★★★
    The Dr is very professional and helpful my mediation arrived fast and well wrapped and kept cool,I would trust and recommend theonlineclinic.
    L. M. - 22/01/21
  • ★★★★☆
    I have had excellent results with this product and no significant side effects. It works in a very subtle way to make you feel fuller quicker. This can have the effect of feeling light-headed or unwell because you've not eaten enough. You do need to figure out how best to manage energy dips - mine was to have plenty of fruit to hand that I could snack on. Dinners shrunk by over half and could take me a long time to eat. Frustrating but well worth it in the long run. You will see a good result from the first pack of 5 pens.
    L. A. - 29/01/20
  • ★★★★★
    Very good
    C. P. - 03/06/20

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