Gastric botox treatment is a method of weight loss by injecting botox (Botulinum toxin) into certain areas of the stomach through endoscopic method. With this method, ejaculation time of what you eat from the stomach is delayed by limiting the contraction of the stomach muscles. This allows you to lose appetite and get hungry later.
Who Can Get the Stomach Botox Treatment?
It can be applied to anyone who wants to lose weight. Since this procedure is not an operation, especially those who are afraid of surgery and want to return to their social life as soon as possible after the treatment prefer it more. Gastric botox is an ideal method for those who have a Body Mass Index below 40, are overweight but not obese and want to lose weight.
How is Gastric Botox Applied?
Gastric botox is applied by endoscopy method. With a mild anaesthesia application, botox is applied to certain areas of the stomach while you are in a nice sleep. You will be discharged on the same day after the end of the procedure with 1-2 hours of supervision and rest period without requiring hospitalization.
How Long Does Stomach Botox Last?
The duration of the procedure is 20 minutes on average.
When Can I Return to My Daily Life After Gastric Botox?
You can continue your daily life from where you left within 1 to 2 hours after the procedure.
Is there any side effects?
Since gastric botox is not a surgical procedure, there are no side effects and complications. Botox application does not cause damage, as it is completely excreted from the body after 4 to 6 months on average.