Stomach Botox

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Intro To Stomach Botox

Intro To Stomach Botox

This may surprise you, but you can actually lose weight by receiving a small injection! “How is that possible?”, I hear you asking. Well, let’s introduce you to stomach Botox injections! Stomach or gastric Botox is a new, non-invasive method that promises easier weight loss with fewer risks. Botox injection can delay digestion and reduce appetite by relaxing stomach muscles and decreasing their contractions. In other words, stomach Botox can make you feel fuller and less eager to eat food. The results of the treatment usually last for up to 6 months.

Benefits of Stomach Botox

Besides being a simple and straightforward treatment, stomach Botox can provide you with multiple benefits, including:

Benefits of Stomach Botox
  • 1Lose at least 10 kilograms of your weight within 3-6 months!
  • 2Enjoy an obesity treatment that doesn’t involve surgery or hospital admission
  • 3Lose weight easily and comfortably without putting additional pressure on yourself
  • 4Be more motivated to follow healthy lifestyles and new diets
  • 5Enjoy faster recovery with minimal risks of complications
  • 6Get a cheaper alternative to major obesity surgeries that cost a lot of cash

Candidates for Stomach Botox

You must first find a skilled doctor or a respected clinic that offers such treatment. To prepare you for this procedure, they may ask you to:

 Candidates for Stomach Botox
  • 1Quit smoking and stop drinking alcoholic beverages at least 1 week before the procedure.
  • 2Stop eating certain foods the night prior to the procedure (or for 8 hours).
  • 3Stop drinking water 6 hours before the procedure.
  • 4Avoid any bad habits that could affect your health or recovery.

Steps of Stomach Botox

The procedure is simple and requires around 15-30 minutes to complete. In addition, patients usually can return home the same day without hospital admission. The steps usually include the following:

1. Anesthesia

1. Anesthesia

Your doctor may give you local anesthesia or mild sedation to keep you comfortable and spare you any unwanted pain.

2. Botox Injection

2. Botox Injection

Your doctor starts administering botulinum toxin (around 500 IU to 1000 IU) into specific spots of your stomach. Finally, they transfer you to the recovery room and monitor your health for a while before allowing you to back home.

Recovery After Stomach Botox

The recovery phase after the procedure includes the following:

Recovery After Stomach Botox
  • 1You may notice little to no adverse effects after the procedure, and the injection site will start to heal immediately.
  • 2You can return to your usual daily activities just 2 hours after the procedure.
  • 3Your dietitian will give you a special diet program to help you lose weight in the next months.
  • 4Your desire to eat will decrease after 7-10 days after the procedure.
  • 5You must avoid drinking alcohol for the 2 days after the procedure.
  • 6The effect of the injection usually starts to wear off after 3 months.

Risks of Stomach Botox

Thankfully, stomach Botox is one of the safest obesity treatments. It carries little to no risks and side effects. However, some cases may complain about the following:

Risks of Stomach Botox
  • 1Headache
  • 2Nausea or vomiting
  • 3Bloating or stomach discomfort
  • 4Breathing difficulties, muscular weakness, double vision (extremely rare)

Nearly everyone can choose to have stomach Botox to lose weight, but doctors usually tend to suggest this procedure for people who meet the following criteria: Are unable to lose weight by other means. Are unable to control their eating. Have BMI less than 35 (overweight, but not too much). Don’t have stomach ulcers.

It is a procedure that involves injecting Botox (drug) into the stomach to stimulate weight loss and bring a fitter body.

You can lose 10 to 15 kilograms on average. People who adopt a good diet and follow the doctor’s instructions can lose up to 20 kilograms.

The procedure is very simple and takes less than 15 minutes. The patient can return home on the same day.

No, stomach botox is an easy procedure that doesn’t put your life at risk.

The result begins to appear after a week and vanishes after 6 months after the procedure.



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