What Is a Gastric Botox?
Gastric Botox injection is a new revolution in the obesity treatment world. It is a non-surgical procedure that helps people who suffer significantly overweight and have exhausted all attempts at weight loss without any response. Gastric Botox is an endoscopic outpatient procedure that accelerates weight loss by using gastric injections to temporarily relax the stomach muscles, causing them to contract less.
This procedure aims to help people feel full for longer than usual, which significantly reduces the total amount of food consumption.
How It Works
During this procedure, the gastroenterologist guides the endoscope through the patient’s mouth into his stomach to inject the stomach muscle with Botox. Botox, temporarily paralyzes stomach nerves and muscles for 4 to 6 months, reducing appetite and keeping nutrients in the stomach for longer. Patients are expected to lose 10-15% of their total weight within a period of 3-6 months. The amount of weight lost; It may differ from person to person according to age, metabolic rate and frequency of exercise.
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