Obalon Intragastric Balloon
Obalon is an FDA-approved intragastric balloon system for weight loss. It uses a series of three balloons, which are temporarily placed in the stomach by swallowing a capsule. Each balloon is then filled with gas, creating a feeling of fullness. All balloons are removed endoscopically in 6 months from the first one. Obalon is intended for adults with a BMI of 30 to 40, who are willing to follow a diet and exercise program, and who have not had any weight loss surgeries before.
Reviews from the Community
From the moment the balloon was placed and again after the second two placed, I had no issues, no side effects and so discomfort. Following a health diet, counting calories and exercising, I lost 30 pounds. I highly recommend Obalon as a catalyst to losing weight. My blood pressure is now normal... READ MORE