Gastric botox, a non-surgical obesity treatment method, is performed by endoscopic administration of the botox process, which stops the movement of the muscles. It is injected by surgeon directly into the nerve muscles that cause a sense of hunger, and it helps the feeling of satiety to continue for a long time which helps to lose weight in a short time. It can be applied for overweight and obese people to lose weight.
The procedure is applied under sedoanalgesia and it takes 10-15 minutes to apply.
The substance used in all botox applications; Clostridium botulinum protein. This bacterial protein, called a botox, stops the contractions for a certain period of time by direct application to the nerve cells. Stomach botox, effective for 4 to 6 months, has no health hazards. The FDA approved botox has been used safely for many years in the world.
What are the Benefits of Gastric Botox?
- It helps to lose weight easily and healthy, especially in overweight people.
- It is a non-surgical obesity treatment method.
- It provides control in individuals with extreme appetite and hunger sensation.
- Gastric botox, especially fibrous food is kept in the stomach for about 12 hours to create a feeling of fullness.