hrp0097p1-452 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2023

Single center experience on using Liraglutide in adolescents with obesity +/- Type 2 diabetes

Dauleh Hajar , Pasha Maheen , Gad Hoda , Harris Basma , Khalifa Amal , Petroveski Goran , Afyoni Houda , Shehzad Saira , Chirayath Shiga , Mohamadsalih Ghassan , Mohammed Shaymaa , Malik Rayaz , Hussain Khalid

Background: Childhood obesity is recognized as a chronic illness with limited therapeutic options. Addressing this condition through lifestyle interventions has proven to be challenging, particularly for adolescents, with only minimal outcomes observed. The use of GLP-1 agonists (such as Liraglutide) for reducing body weight in pediatric patients has yielded conflicting results. To date, no studies conducted in the Middle East have reported on the outcomes of ...