Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Please refer to our Important Safety Information and talk to a healthcare professional if you still have questions about Plenity after reviewing this information.
What is Plenity? How does Plenity work? Did Plenity work in clinical trials? Is Plenity a drug? What are the side effects of Plenity? How safe is Plenity? Who can take Plenity? Who should not take Plenity? How can I find my BMI? Is Plenity suitable for children? How can I get Plenity? Is it available in my area? Do I need to see a doctor in person to get Plenity? Can my doctor prescribe Plenity for me? How much does Plenity cost? Is Plenity covered by my medical insurance? Can I use my HSA/FSA/MSA to pay for Plenity? How do I take Plenity? What if I miss a dose? How soon should I start seeing results? How much weight can I expect to lose while taking Plenity? Is Plenity Kosher? Is Plenity wheat- and gluten-free? How do I unlock the full Plenity Member experience? Can I talk with other Plenity Members? I was told Plenity is not available. How can I get on the wait list?

Plenity is an aid for weight management in adults who are overweight or obese and have a body mass index (BMI) of 25 to 40 kg/m2, when combined with diet and exercise.

Important Safety Information

  • Patients who are pregnant or are allergic to cellulose, citric acid, sodium stearyl fumarate, gelatin, or titanium dioxide should not take Plenity.
  • To avoid impact on the absorption of medications:
    • For all medications that should be taken with food, take them after starting a meal.
    • For all medications that should be taken without food (on an empty stomach), continue taking on an empty stomach or as recommended by your physician.
  • The overall incidence of side effects with Plenity was no different than placebo. The most common side effects were diarrhea, distended abdomen, infrequent bowel movements, and flatulence.
  • Contact a doctor right away if problems occur. If you have a severe allergic reaction, severe stomach pain, or severe diarrhea, stop using Plenity until you can speak to your doctor.

Rx Only. For the safe and proper use of Plenity or more information, talk to a healthcare professional, read the Patient Instructions for Use, or call 1-844-PLENITY.