You Can Now Get an Ozempic Prescription at Costco

Through its partnership with Sesame, Costco members now have access to weight loss drugs like Ozempic and Wegovy.

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It seems like you can get anything from Costco, including gold and silver, and now, Costco members in all 50 states can get prescriptions for weight loss drugs, including Ozempic and Wegovy.

Costco started offering outpatient healthcare services last fall through a partnership with Sesame, a healthcare marketplace. They found that about one in five customer inquiries were about weight loss help, so Sesame began working on a new program to address the need, Sesame co-founder and president Michael Botta told CNN.

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Joey Solitro

Joey Solitro is a freelance financial journalist at Kiplinger with more than a decade of experience. A longtime equity analyst, Joey has covered a range of industries for media outlets including The Motley Fool, Seeking Alpha, Market Realist, and TipRanks. Joey holds a bachelor's degree in business administration.