Chelsea Handler revealed she didn’t realize she was taking Ozempic, a drug meant for diabetes.“So my anti-aging doctor just hands it out to anybody, right?
Obviously, now I can’t say her name, but I didn’t even know I was on it,” the Chelsea Lately alum, 47, claimed on the Tuesday, January 24, episode of the “Call Her Daddy” podcast.While speaking to host Alex Cooper, Handler alleged her doctor said the medication was good if she wanted “to drop five pounds.” At the time, Handler knew she was taking Semaglutide, which is another name for Ozempic.
She had no idea they were the same thing until a friend enlightened her.In order to view the video, please allow Manage Cookies“I came back from a vacation and I injected myself with it,” the former Chelsea host recalled. “I went to lunch with a girlfriend a few days later, and she was like, ‘I’m not really eating anything.
I’m so nauseous, I’m on Ozempic.’ I was like, ‘I’m kind of nauseous too.’ But I had just come back from Spain and I thought I was jet-lagged.Read more on usmagazine.com