Common side effects
There are possible side effects when taking Ozempic®.
The most common side effects of Ozempic® may include:
Stomach (abdominal) pain
With any medicine, it’s very important to talk to your health care provider about side effects—talk to your health care provider about any side effect that bothers you or doesn't go away.
If you experience nausea, here are some general nausea tips that you might find helpful:
Eat bland, low-fat foods, like crackers, toast, and rice
Eat foods that contain water, like soups and gelatin
Avoid fried, greasy, or sweet foods
Avoid lying down after you eat
Go outdoors for fresh air
Eat more slowly
Drink clear or ice-cold drinks
Have questions about Ozempic®?
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