Expected Weight Loss
It is important for you to understand that the intragastric balloon is a tool to aid weight loss and must be used in conjunction with diet, exercise and a behavior modification program.
The amount of weight you lose and maintain will depend on how closely you follow your diet and adopt long-term lifestyle changes.
Average weight losses of 16 kg over 6 month periods have been reported with the stomach balloon.
Average weight losses of 25 kg have been reported over 1 year with the intragastric balloon.