Amy Schumer Reveals Why She Stopped Taking Ozempic

Amy Schumer Reveals Why She Stopped Taking Ozempic

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Getting candid. Amy Schumer didn’t maintain again on the subject of Ozempic — together with what induced her to cease utilizing the treatment for weight reduction.

“Like a 12 months in the past, I attempted it. I used to be a type of people who felt so sick and couldn’t play with my son. I used to be so skinny and he’s throwing a ball at me and [I couldn’t],” the comic, 42, stated throughout a Thursday, June 8, look on Watch What Occurs Dwell With Andy Cohen.

Schumer famous that the unwanted side effects pushed her to take a break, including, “And also you’re like, ‘OK, this isn’t livable for me.’ However I instantly invested as a result of I knew everybody was going to attempt it.”

The I Really feel Fairly star additionally addressed how fellow celebrities have navigated the subject of weight reduction.

“Everybody has been mendacity saying, ‘Oh smaller parts.’ Like shut the f—ok up. You might be on Ozempic or a type of issues otherwise you received work finished. Simply cease,” she added. “Be actual with the folks. After I received lipo, I stated I received lipo.”

Ozempic — and comparable off-brand variations of semaglutide — have not too long ago been making waves as Hollywood stars have mentioned their expertise with the diabetes treatment. The FDA-approved injections are sometimes used to assist Sort 2 diabetes sufferers with weight administration.

Schumer beforehand opened up her determination to get liposuction surgical procedure amid a number of well being points. The New York native, who shares 4-year-old son Gene with husband Chris Fischer, went by a number of problems earlier than and after her being pregnant.

“I used to be throwing up by the primary hour of my C-section,” Schumer stated throughout an episode of the “Knowledgeable Being pregnant and Parenting Podcast” in December 2019. “It’s alleged to take about an hour and a half. Mine took over three hours due to my endometriosis. It was a wet Sunday and I awoke vomiting and was just like the sickest I’d been the entire time. And I used to be like, ‘I can’t do that anymore.’ I used to be so large and I used to be so depressing and couldn’t hold something down.”

After her first baby’s arrival, Schumer revealed the challenges with making an attempt to conceive Child No. 2. “I’m per week into IVF and feeling actually run down and emotional,” she captioned an Instagram put up in January 2020.

“If anybody went by it and you probably have any recommendation or wouldn’t thoughts sharing your expertise with me please do. My quantity is in my bio,” she continued, referencing the fan line she has on “We’re freezing my eggs and determining what to do to present Gene a sibling. ❤️”

One 12 months later, the Trainwreck star received surgical procedure to take away her uterus after experiencing painful intervals because of an endometriosis prognosis.

“So, it’s the morning after my surgical procedure for endometriosis and my uterus is out. The physician discovered 30 spots of endometriosis that he eliminated. He eliminated my appendix as a result of the endometriosis had attacked it,” she wrote whereas on the hospital through Instagram in September 2021. “There was so much, a whole lot of blood in my uterus and I’m, you recognize, sore and I’ve some, like, fuel pains. However, apart from that, I already really feel that my power is [returning].”

Following her process, Schumer opened up about going beneath the knife for liposuction. “I simply needed to say that, as a result of if anyone sees me in footage or something they usually’re like, she appears thinner, and no matter: it’s as a result of I had a surgical procedure,” she stated on Chelsea Handler’s podcast “Expensive Chelsea” in March 2022. “It’s too laborious, and I simply wish to be actual about it. I healed nicely, and I used to be like, can I get lipo? And I received lipo and I’m feeling actually good.”