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Generic Name Brand Name Strength Dosing 90 Day Cost Coverage Comments Category 1 Category 2
Liraglutide Saxenda 3 mg SQ QD $1360 BC / NIHB - NC Obesity Obesity
Orlistat Xenical 120 mg TID $535 BC / NIHB - NC Obesity Obesity
Semaglutide Ozempic 2.4 mg SQ Once Weekly $3340 NC for weight management

Must titrate to 2.4 mg dose

Obesity Obesity
Legend:
BC = Alberta Blue Cross, NIHB = Non-Insured Health Benefits for First Nations and Inuit, NC = Not covered, SA = special authorization, SR = sustained release, OTC = over the counter, SQ = subcutaneous injection, SS=Social Services