HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) is a natural pregnancy hormone that is used for weight loss. HCG as a weight loss treatment has been around for more than sixty years. You should know that it has never been approved for this specific purpose, but because of its impressive success it has been very popular and is widely used. HCG used to be prescribed with 500-Calorie diet but at Soboba, we use a more liberal diet, which makes it a lot easier to use.
Here are some of the most frequently asked questions regarding HCG treatment:
Who can use HCG for weight loss? On your first visit to the clinic, you can discuss the possible use of HCG with the doctor who will advise you if you are a good candidate for HCG.
I am taking medications that are prescribed by my doctor, can I still use HCG? You should always know the names of your medications and when seen for the first time in our weight loss clinic, you will be asked about other medications that you are taking to make sure there is no conflict between your meds and what we prescribe.
Can men also use HCG? Yes, in many cases men will also benefit from HCG.
How long can I take HCG? Depending on your overall response to our weight loss program, we will make a decision to continue or stop the HCG.
I used HCG a long time ago with good response, can I use it again? Yes. There is no limit on the use of HCG.
How is HCG used? HCG is administered by injection, pills and drops. The preferred