Phentermine/Topiramate: Qysmia in Mt. Pleasant, SC

At Contour Aesthetics + Wellness, we understand that achieving and maintaining a healthy weight is a complex journey. That’s why we offer Qysmia as part of our Medical Weight Loss Treatment, providing a safe and effective option for individuals struggling with obesity or being overweight.

Qysmia is a prescription medication that combines two FDA-approved drugs, phentermine and topiramate, to help control appetite and promote weight loss. It works by reducing hunger and increasing feelings of fullness, making it easier for individuals to consume fewer calories and achieve their weight loss goals.


Concerns It Targets:

  • Obesity: Qysmia is intended for individuals with a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or higher, or for those with a BMI of 27 or higher who have weight-related health concerns like diabetes, high blood pressure, or high cholesterol.
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Good Candidates for Qysmia:

  • Individuals with a BMI of 30 or higher.
  • Individuals with a BMI of 27 or higher with weight-related health issues.
  • Those who have struggled to lose weight through diet and exercise alone.
  • Individuals motivated to make lifestyle changes to support their weight loss goals.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Qysmia works by reducing appetite and increasing feelings of fullness, helping individuals consume fewer calories and lose weight.

Qysmia is taken once daily, usually in the morning, with or without food.

Results vary, but many people start to see weight loss within the first few weeks of starting Qysmia.

Common side effects may include dry mouth, constipation, tingling in the hands and feet, and insomnia. These side effects usually improve over time.

Qysmia is approved for long-term use and has been found to be safe and effective when used as prescribed.

It is important to discuss all medications you are taking with your healthcare provider before starting Qysmia.

Coverage varies by insurance plan. Our team can help you determine if Qysmia is covered by your insurance.

Contact our clinic to schedule a consultation with one of our healthcare providers. They will evaluate your eligibility for Qysmia and create a personalized treatment plan for you.

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Let us know if we can answer any questions or help with booking. Looking forward to meeting you and helping make your treatment experience a comfortable and convenient one!