Qsymia® is for adults with a BMI* of 30 or more† and should be used with a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity for chronic weight management.
Combining positive lifestyle changes with a prescription medication proven to help you lose significant weight
Break the cycle of diet failure. The Smart Changes™ Program is a new, comprehensive plan to help you make the most of your commitment to weight loss.
Combined with changes to diet and exercise, Qsymia is proven to help you reach your weight-loss goals and maintain a healthy weight. The Smart Changes Program is designed to help you be successful and get the most out of your efforts. The Smart Changes Program offers:
Designed to help you make smart changes to achieve lasting success
Achieving meaningful, lasting weight loss can be a physical and behavioral challenge. Getting support in both areas can help improve the chance for lasting success.
“The Smart Changes™ Program is designed to help people get the most out of their efforts. FDA-approved Qsymia is proven to reduce hunger and help you feel full, and The Mayo Clinic Diet's clinically-tested techniques can help people focus on the behavioral changes needed to achieve lasting success.”
Dr. Scott Kahan, M.D., M.P.H. Director of the National Center for Weight and Wellness‡
Puts you in charge of reshaping your lifestyle
The Mayo Clinic Diet is not a one-size-fits-all approach to weight loss
The Mayo Clinic Diet's clinically-tested techniques give you the tools to help you focus on the behavioral changes needed to achieve lasting success.
The Mayo Clinic Diet has helped thousands of people across the country lose weight.
Daily meal planner
Portion control guides
Weight and habit trackers
Food and fitness journal
More than 100 delicious recipes
This limited free-trial offer does not represent an actual or implied endorsement of Qsymia by Mayo Clinic or The Mayo Clinic Diet. Mayo Clinic has authorized VIVUS to distribute The Mayo Clinic Diet. Mayo Clinic does not endorse any non-Mayo products or services.
The Ready, Set, Start process
Your healthcare provider has prescribed Qsymia to help you lose weight. Our Ready, Set, Start process makes it easy to begin the Smart Changes Program.
Step 1: Ready Obtain your free starter dose of Qsymia –+
Your healthcare provider will provide you with 2 prescriptions for Qsymia.
Step 2: Set Prepare for change –+
Begin your 14-day starter dose of Qsymia. Reducing calories and increasing activity levels are recommended at this time. It’s important to note: you might not experience immediate weight loss using this starter dose
Clean out and reorganize your pantry and refrigerator
Take note of your eating and physical activity habits and try to be aware of what drives you to eat and what causes you to be inactive
Build an activity wardrobe, including shoes that are comfortable and supportive
On day 14, if you have already not done so, fill your 30-day prescription at your pharmacy for the treatment dose of Qsymia
Step 3: Start Begin treatment dose of Qsymia –+
After completing the 14-day starter dose, you will begin using the treatment dose prescribed by your healthcare provider.
Activate The Mayo Clinic Diet
To activate the free, limited, 3-month subscription to The Mayo Clinic Diet:
Click on the Request an Access Code at the bottom of this page. This will take you to a page that will explain everything you need in order to redeem The Mayo Clinic Diet offer.
Please note: to confirm your eligibilty and that you are a Qsymia patient, you will need to provide information from your bottle of Qsymia as part of the process to request an access code to The Mayo Clinic Diet. If your pharmacist fills your prescription in a pharmacy bottle, please ask for the manufacturer's bottle. If you are not able to get this information, you can contact Qsymia Medical Information at 1 (888) 998-4887 to sign up.
After completing the form and confirming your eligibility, a Mayo Clinic Diet access code will be e-mailed to you
Visit The Mayo Clinic Diet site at http://diet.mayoclinic.org/offer with your access code in order to redeem your free, 3-month subscription
Activate the free, limited, 3-month subscription to The Mayo Clinic Diet
After completing the form and confirming your eligibility, a
Mayo Clinic Diet access code will be e‑mailed to you.
Request an access code
The limited, free, 3-month subscription to The Mayo Clinic Diet is only available to residents of the United States, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands and Guam and is limited to one subscription per person. Qsymia patients must have purchased at least one 30-day prescription of the Treatment Dose prescribed by their healthcare provider.
Our money-saving offer helps you get started on your path to long-term weight loss
Start your first 2 weeks for FREE
Save up to $95 on your first 30-day prescription
Then continue to save each month
Save up to $65 per monthly prescription
Restrictions apply. $95 limit. Pharmacy fees may vary by location.
* BMI (body mass index) measures the amount of fat in the body based on height and weight.
BMI is measured in kg/m2.
† Or a BMI of 27 or more with one weight-related medical condition.
‡ Scott Kahan, MD, MPH, is a paid spokesperson for VIVUS, Inc.