Prescription medication can cause side effects when used including diarrhea, nausea, low blood sugar and decreased appetite. Adverse reactions may occur at higher doses but, overall, semaglutide injection medication is generally well tolerated. People with certain types of thyroid disorders should not use semaglutide injections.

Injections and alcohol should not be used together. Given the possibility of adverse effects, patients considering using Semaglutide medication should discuss any concerns with a qualified medical provider before use. People with an allergy to Semaglutide medication or similar medications should avoid using semaglutide prescription medication.