How long is the program?
This all depends on how much weight you need to lose. Typically, the hormone diet is 3-8 weeks long, however, some patients may need to do another cycle if more weight loss is desired. Afterwards, a maintenance program is recommended to keep the weight off and continue weight loss.
Is it safe?
Yes, the diet has been around for 40 years and thousands of patients have done very well on the diet without any serious complications. The dose that is being injected is very small compared to levels found in a pregnant women. Also, you will only be on the injections for a short period of time. You will be monitored on a weekly basis to ensure that you are not suffering from any side effects.