Direct Preventive Care

Compounded Tirzepatide Rx for Weight Loss

(Compounded Tirzepatide) injection

Compounded Tirzepatide is a medication used primarily for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and obesity. It functions by mimicking the effects of hormones that are important for regulating blood sugar and appetite. Compounded Tirzepatide is administered via injection and belongs to a class of drugs known as incretin mimetics, targeting both the GLP-1 (glucagon-like peptide-1) and GIP (glucose- dependent insulinotropic polypeptide) receptors.

Compounded Tirzepatide and Semaglutide differ in their mechanisms of action. Ozempic (whose active ingredient is semaglutide) primarily targets the GLP-1 receptor, which helps to increase insulin release, decrease glucagon secretion, and reduce appetite. Compounded Tirzepatide, on the other hand, targets both the GLP-1 and GIP receptors. This dual action potentially enhances its effectiveness in lowering blood sugar and promoting weight loss compared to medications that target only the GLP-1 receptor.

Common side effects of Compounded Tirzepatide include gastrointestinal
symptoms such as nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, and constipation. Other potential side effects are decreased appetite, abdominal pain, and reactions at the injection site. More serious risks may include thyroid tumors, pancreatitis, kidney problems, and severe gastrointestinal issues. It’s important for users to monitor for symptoms of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) and seek medical advice for any severe or persistent side effects.

Safety info: Compounded Tirzepatide may have serious side effects, including possible thyroid tumors. Do not use if you or your family have a history of a type of thyroid cancer called MTC or MEN 2. Read more about serious warnings and safety info

20%

In a typical year, Wegovy or Zepbound users can experience a weight loss of 15-20%*

Weight Selection

Select your current weight: 270 lbs

Weight you could lose (lbs): 58 lbs

*In clinical trials lasting 68 and 72 weeks that investigated the effects of Wegovy (2.4 mg) and Zepbound (15 mg) on patients without diabetes who either had a BMI ≥30, or a BMI ≥27 with an accompanying weight-related condition, participants experienced an average weight loss of 15% and 20% respectively, when these medications were combined with modifications in diet and exercise. This is in contrast to the 2.4% and 3.1% weight loss respectively achieved with just diet and exercise modifications alone.

Which GLP-1 is right for you?

There's a range of GLP-1 medications available, each working similarly to slow down how quickly your stomach empties, which helps you feel full sooner and for a longer periodOur Weight Management Program can assess if you're a good candidate for GLP-1 medications and then help you choose the most suitable option. 

Is using medication to lose weight cheating?

Learn more about potential side effects

Your DPC provider will walk you through the side effects patients report most often:

  • Nausea

  • Vomiting

  • Upset stomach

  • Stomach pains

  • Constipation

  • Diarrhea

Learn more about other safety information, including serious warnings here: Wegovy, Ozempic, and Zepbound.

Start Losing Weight in 3-Easy-Step

Only $397 per month – No Hidden Fees

Step 1
Secure Payment & Submit Online Form

Initiate your path to improved health by sharing your health history and weight loss goals with us online. A provider affiliated with Direct Preventive Care will meticulously review your responses and reach out to you within a few days. 

Step 2
Complete Online Medical Questionnaire & Online Video Consultation

Upon reviewing your results, your provider will assess your eligibility for medication. If deemed suitable, they will customize a program with prescription treatment tailored to your individual biology, ensuring the most effective approach to your health journey.

Step 3
Get Your Medication Delivered

If a prescription is issued, your medication will be sent to you in discreet packaging. 



$300 / Month

Ready to lose weight?

Direct Preventive Care’s Weight Management Program offers a personalized approach. We combine prescription medication with tailored consultations to help you reach your goals. 

Please note: The cost of medication is not included in the Body Program.

Jessie lost 35 lbs in 1 year

“I started losing weight almost immediately. To me, truly, this has been a game-changer.”

Jessie – DPC Member who inspired the Body Program, after taking GLP-1 medication

Alex lost 49 lbs in 6 months

“I used to constantly crave food in general. I was always hungry before starting the Body Program.”

Alex – DPC Member after taking GLP-1 medication

“Your health is our priority. We're with you from diagnosis to treatment and beyond.”

Dr. Omar Cruz-Diaz, MD

Body Program advisor

Compounded Tirzepatide

Introducing Tirzepatide, the game-changing active pharmaceutical ingredient driving the success of Mounjaro® and Zepbound™*, empowering thousands to achieve and sustain weight loss through diligent diet and exercise. Direct Preventive Care offers customized compounded medications tailored to your preventive health needs.

Begin Your Path: Following a comprehensive telehealth consultation, your healthcare provider will guide treatment decisions based on your medical background and overall well-being. Please note essential safety details.

Weekly Dosing Plan

Ready to take control of your health?

Unlock the power to confidently manage your well-being! Discover the step-by-step process of administering a subcutaneous injection (SubQ) with our comprehensive guide. Empower yourself with the knowledge and skills to take charge of your health journey starting now!

Questions we hear every day

Yes! If you’re interested in starting treatment with Compounded Tirzepatide, the first step of joining the Body Program is completing an online visit and then taking a lab test so that a medical provider can determine if treatment is right for you.

Like other GLP-1 medications, Compounded Tirzepatide comes with the risk of potential side effects. Most people experience these side effects when their dose is increased, and they tend to improve once a steady dose is reached. Some of the most common side effects include: 

  • Nausea 
  • Diarrhea 
  • Vomiting 
  • Constipation 
  • Stomach pains 
  • Upset stomach 
  • Indigestion 
  • Injection-site reactions 
  • Fatigue 
  • Belching and gas 
  • Hair loss 
  • Heartburn 

 

Additionally, if you take oral birth control pills, talk to your healthcare provider before you use Compounded Tirzepatide. Birth control pills may not work as well while using Compounded Tirzepatide. Your healthcare provider may recommend another type of birth control for 4 weeks after you start Compounded Tirzepatide and for 4 weeks after each increase in your dose of Compounded Tirzepatide. 

More severe side effects are rarer but possible. Serious side effects include: 

Thyroid cancer: Compounded Tirzepatide may cause tumors in the thyroid, including thyroid cancer. Watch for possible symptoms, such as a lump or swelling in the neck, hoarseness, trouble swallowing, or shortness of breath. If you have any of these symptoms, tell your healthcare provider. Do not use Compounded Tirzepatide if you or any of your family have ever had a type of thyroid cancer called medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) or if you have Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2). 

  • Severe stomach problems 
  • Pancreatitis 
  • Gallbladder disease 
  • Rapid heartbeat 
  • Severe allergy (hypersensitivity) 
  • Low blood sugar 
  • Changes in vision in patients with type 2 diabetes 
  • Kidney disease 
  • Suicidal thoughts or behaviors 

 

These are not all of the possible side effects of Compounded Tirzepatide. For more complete information about Compounded Tirzepatide, including Boxed warning, see full Important Safety Information. 

Tirzepatide is stored in the refrigerator at a temperature between 2°C to 8°C (36°F to 46°F).

Direct Preventive Care is actively helping patients navigate GLP-1 medication shortages by implementing two key strategies:

Providing Alternative Options:
DPC is effectively aiding patients by identifying and offering alternative GLP-1 medications that are currently available. This approach ensures patients have access to necessary treatments, even when their usual medication is in short supply.

Optimizing Inventory Management:
By working closely with pharmacies and healthcare providers, DPC is ensuring that inventory levels are well-managed and distributed efficiently. This collaborative effort helps maintain a steady supply of medications, minimizing the impact of shortages on patient care.

Important safety information

What you should know before taking GLP-1s