Once-weekly Ozempic® is a new, FDA-approved, non-insulin medicine for adults with type 2 diabetes.

Ozempic®, along with diet and exercise, may improve blood sugar.

  • Ozempic® is not recommended as the first choice of medicine for treating diabetes.
  • It is not known if Ozempic® can be used in people who have had pancreatitis.
  • Ozempic® is not a substitute for insulin and is not for use in people with type 1 diabetes or people with diabetic ketoacidosis.
  • It is not known if Ozempic® is safe and effective for use in children under 18 years of age.