Weekly Visits Required:
-Monitoring of vitals signs – BP, Heart Rate, Temp with each visit
- Weigh In for weight, BMI and body composition analysis
- Injection subcutaneously is administered once weekly by the RN, it is recommended it occur on the same day each week. This may occur at any time of the day, with or without meals. The day of weekly administration can be changed, if necessary, as long as the time between two doses is at least 3 days. After selecting a new dosing day, once-weekly dosing should be continued.
If a dose is missed, it should be administered as soon as possible if it is 5 days or less since you missed your last dose. If more than 5 days have passed, the missed dose should be skipped, and the next dose should be administered on the regularly scheduled day. In each case, the client can then resume their regular once weekly dosing schedule.