Mounjaro Shortage in Canada: What you need to know

Updated March, 2024 If you have been trying to get Mounjaro but have not been able to find it at a pharmacy, it can be frustrating. We are here to help you understand the most up-to-date information on its supply.  Is there currently a Mounjaro shortage in Canada? Yes, there is a continued shortage of […]

How Long Can I Use Ozempic For?

Stepping into the realm of medication might feel like venturing into uncharted territory. Ozempic is a medicine that has the potential to be a very useful tool for treatment in conjunction with lifestyle changes. What is Ozempic, though, and how long may you take it if your doctor prescribes it?  Ozempic is one of several […]

Discovering the Real Changes in Your Metabolism as You Age

middle aged woman

We’ve all heard it – as we age, shedding those extra pounds becomes a difficult task. It’s often linked to a fiery metabolism during our teens and 20s which we think eventually starts slowing down as we age. However, recent studies paint a different picture, showing that there’s more to it than meets the eye, […]

How Medical Weight Loss Can Help With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

How Medical Weight Loss Can Help With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that impacts a notable proportion of women in their reproductive years, with prevalence rates ranging from 4% to 20%. Managing weight with PCOS can pose significant challenges. Shedding excess pounds can feel like an overwhelming journey, while […]

What’s the difference: Ozempic vs Wegovy vs Mounjaro

Ozempic, Wegovy and Mounjaro are all popular medications that can be used to treat different conditions. They have recently received news and social media attention due to their high effectiveness as well as some shortages. Here is what you need to know about these medications. Key Takeaways: These medications belong to a class of drugs […]

Is Belly Fat Dangerous? Unveiling the Truth for Men’s Health

Is Belly Fat Dangerous? Unveiling the Truth for Men's Health

Is Belly Fat Dangerous? Unveiling the Truth for Men’s Health In our bodies, two distinct types of fat take residence, each with a different location and impact on health: subcutaneous fat and visceral fat. Subcutaneous fat, constituting 90% of body fat, rests under the skin. The remaining 10% forms visceral fat, found deeper within, nestled […]

5 Reasons to Choose cloudcure Vs. a Digital Pharmacy for Weight Loss Medications

Metabolic health is so much more than a weight loss pill. Embarking on a weight loss journey necessitates unwavering dedication, expert guidance, and ongoing support. With the recent advancements of technology, digital healthcare platforms have emerged, offering convenient services related to medication management and healthcare, all from the comfort of your own home.  However, when […]

3 Tips To Making Healthy Choices While Dining Out

Tips to help with dieting and weight loss

3 Tips To Making Healthy Choices While Dining Out Dining out is a well-liked activity in Canada because it allows people to enjoy scrumptious cuisine and cherish special times with their loved ones. In order to maintain your health and wellbeing, we advise you to enjoy these occasions and meals away from home!  Although we […]

Ozempic vs. Saxenda for Weight Loss

What is obesity? Obesity is a chronic condition, which has only recently been recognized as a disease in Canada. The Canadian Medical Association recognized it as a disease in 2015, after the American Medical Associated voted to recognize it in 2013. Obesity is often characterized by an excessive amount of body fat, with BMI over […]

Ozempic Coverage: Navigating Insurance Options for Your Medication Needs

Contemplating Ozempic but uncertain about your insurance coverage or available assistance programs? Kindly be aware that the details shared below are based on general coverage guidelines. For more information regarding your coverage choices, please contact your insurer directly. Recognizing the significance of how to navigate insurance coverage for Ozempic, especially considering the potential for significant […]

Rybelsus (semaglutide)

Rybelsus belongs to a class of drugs called GLP-1.

How it works

Rybelsus is a prescription medication. You will need to talk to your healthcare provider before you take Rybelsus. In Canada, Rybelsus cannot be purchased over the counter and you need to see a doctor or nurse practitioner to receive a prescription.

Application type

Pill

¹ Approximate function

Wegovy (semaglutide)

Wegovy belongs to a class of drugs called GLP-1s.

How it works

Wegovy is a prescription medication. You will need to talk to your healthcare provider before you take Wegovy. In Canada, Wegovy cannot be purchased over the counter and you need to see a doctor or nurse practitioner to receive a prescription.

Application type

Auto-injector

¹ Approximate function

Mounjaro (tirzepatide)

Mounjaro belongs to a class of drugs called GIP and GLP-1.

How it works

Mounjaro is a prescription medication. You will need to talk to your healthcare provider before you take Mounjaro. In Canada, Mounjaro cannot be purchased over the counter and you need to see a doctor or nurse practitioner to receive a prescription.

Application type

Auto-injector

¹ Approximate function

I would like to improve an existing health condition

I need to overcome a health problem associated with excess weight, such as Osteoarthritis, Sleep Apnea, Type 2 Diabetes, or Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.

How it works

We work with you to help achieve some of your most important health goals through medications and lifestyle change. It can be hard to find the right path to wellness, but we help you get there in a sustainable way.

I need to lose weight due to a new health issue

I have received medical advice to lose weight due to a new diagnosis or health scare such as pre-diabetes, cholesterol, hypertension or heart disease.

How it works

We collaborate with you to design a personalized solution that will facilitate health transformation including nutrition, exercise, sleep and mental wellness, to set you up for success on your healthcare journey.

Saxenda (liraglutide)

Saxenda belongs to a class of drugs called GLP-1s.

How it works

Saxenda is a prescription medication. You will need to talk to your healthcare provider before you take Saxenda. In Canada, Saxenda cannot be purchased over the counter and you need to see a doctor or nurse practitioner to receive a prescription.

Application type

Auto-injector

¹ Approximate function

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I lack energy throughout the day.

I constantly feel fatigued, and I’ve noticed that my body has slowed down in processing food, leading to weight gain and digestive issues.

How it works

Our comprehensive program offers personalized strategies to boost your metabolism through proper nutrition, exercise routines, and evidence-based medication prescribed by our board-certified cloudcure Medical Team.

I want to better manage PCOS.

Dealing with irregular periods, unpredictable hormonal fluctuations and constant breakouts is incredibly frustrating.

How it works

Our program is here to support individuals with PCOS, with a focus on restoring hormonal balance, managing weight, providing personalized nutritional guidance to promote positive lifestyle changes.

I struggle with emotional eating.

I often find myself caught in a cycle of emotional eating when stressed. I want to break the cycle and make lasting changes to my eating habits.

How it works

We dive deeper into the root causes of your health conditions, which can be influenced by negative thinking patterns. With your health goals in mind, we work with you to re-establish a healthier relationship with food and your body.

I need to lose weight.

I’m tired of trying different diets without success. I’m looking for a sustainable weight loss solution that can help improve my overall health.

How it works

We collaborate with you to design a personalized solution that will facilitate healthy habit formation on nutrition, exercise, sleep and mental wellness, to set you up for success on your healthcare journey.

Metformin

Metformin is a non-GLP1 drug that belongs to the biguanide class of medications.

How it works

Metformin is a prescription medication. You will need to talk to your healthcare provider before you take Metformin. In Canada, Metformin cannot be purchased over the counter and you need to see a doctor or nurse practitioner to receive a prescription.

Application type

Pill

¹ Approximate function

Orlistat

The medication is a class of drugs called lipase inhibitors. 

How it works

Orlistat is a prescription medication. You will need to talk to your healthcare provider before you take Orlistat. In Canada, Orlistat cannot be purchased over the counter and you need to see a doctor or nurse practitioner to receive a prescription.

Application type

Pill

¹ Approximate function

Contrave

This is a non-GLP-1 medication which is a combination of bupropion and naltrexone.

How it works

Contrave is a prescription medication. You will need to talk to your healthcare provider before you take Contrave. In Canada, Contrave cannot be purchased over the counter and you need to see a doctor or nurse practitioner to receive a prescription.

Application type

Pill

¹ Approximate function

Ozempic (semaglutide)

Ozempic belongs to a class of drugs called GLP-1s.

What is it?

Ozempic is a prescription medication. You will need to talk to your healthcare provider before you take Ozempic. In Canada, Ozempic cannot be purchased over the counter and you need to see a doctor or nurse practitioner to receive a prescription.

Application type

Auto-injector

¹ Approximate function