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hCG Diet Plan Side Effects & Dangers
Side Effects of hCG injections for Weight Loss
While indeed a
natural substance produced in the human body, there is a slight
possibility of unwanted side effects when using hCG injections
for weight loss. Your doctor will advise you on the potential
risks when you begin treatment. If you choose to begin the HCG
weight loss protocol on your own and see any of the following
symptoms stop treatment and call your healthcare provider
immediately. Read on to learn some of the possible side effects
hCG Side Effect: Ovarian hyper-stimulation syndrome
Some women on the hCG diet have developed a side effect known as
ovarian hyper-stimulation syndrome (OHSS), especially during the
first round of treatment. While OHSS is rare, it can be a life
threatening condition, so call your healthcare provider right
away if you experience any of the following symptoms: Severe
pelvic pain; swelling of the hands or legs; stomach pain and
swelling; shortness of breath; weight gain; diarrhea; nausea or
vomiting; or urinating less than normal.
hCG Side Effect: Early puberty in young boys
Another potential side effect of hCG injections for weight loss
is the cause of early puberty when used to treat young boys. So
call your doctor if you see any of the following symptoms of
early puberty: Deepened voice; pubic hair growth; increased
acne; and increased sweating.
hCG Side Effect: Multiple Births in Pregnancy
Using HCG may increase a woman’s chances of having a multiple
birth (twins, triplets, quadruplets, etc). A multiple pregnancy
can be a high risk pregnancy for both mother and child, so
consult your doctor for instructions if you are pregnant or may
hCG Side Effect: Common side effects of hCG injections for weight loss.
Other less serious side effects of hCG can include, but are not
limited to: headache; feeling restless or irritable; mild
swelling or water weight gain; depression; breast tenderness and
swelling; and or injection site inflammation and pain.
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If you are seriously overweight, the hCG Diet may just be what you're looking for. hCG Dieters lose an average of 1 to 3 lbs per day while modifying their metabolism and eating habits for long term results. Ready to get started? Read on...
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