Weight loss injection therapy is indicated for a BMI of 30 or higher. Individuals with a BMI of 25-29.9 may be a candidate if they have obesity related conditions such as high cholesterol, hypertension, etc. Labs will be required.
BMI stands for Body Mass Index and is used in the medical field to screen for weight categories that may lead to health concerns. Categories include underweight, normal, overweight, and obese.