Gastric Botox, stomach endoscopic Botox is one of the methods of non-surgical obesity intervention.
The aim of gastric Botox is to provide patients with a longer feeling of fullness. The longer the feeling of fullness, the lower the amount of food consumed.
Gastric Botox is a non surgical weight loss intervention.
This method does not apply to people who suffer from problems such as stomach ulcers, gastritis, intestinal ulcers in Botox allergy patients. After treatment for these people, stomach Botox can be applied to those who do not have this type of disease in 3 sessions.
Gastric Botox has been applied to the stomach as a bariatric attempt for the last 15 years. Recently, it has been widely used in countries such as Norway, Korea and USA following the positive results that have been applied at various centers. After the studies, it was determined that the stomach can lose about 4-20 pounds in 5-6 months with Botox injections. The effect of the procedure is explained by blockage on the muscles and nerves in the stomach that are effective on hunger and toughness. With this application, the emptying time of the stomach is prolonged and the feeling of hunger is reduced.
It is an ideal method for our patients who are afraid of surgical interventions in the fight against obesity.