What Is Ozempic®?

 

Ozempic® is an injectable, non-insulin medicine used:

  • Along with staying active and eating healthy, to improve blood sugar in adults with type 2 diabetes.
  • To reduce the risk of major cardiovascular events such as heart attack, stroke, or death in adults with type 2 diabetes and known heart disease.

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.