Heliosphere BAG is a non-surgical temporary intragastric balloon system used to treat obesity with an implantation duration of 6 months.
The volume of the Heliosphere BAG balloon is 550 cm3 (10 cm in diameter). The lightness of the air-filled Heliosphere balloon limits nausea and vomiting (less than 30 grams).
In addition to weight loss, the long-term objective is to change eating habits by learning to eat reasonable amounts.
The BAG intragastric balloon reference is used in the following cases:
For pre-operative use or for morbid obesity, the use of the HELIOSPHEREŽ BAG PRE OP intragastric balloon is recommended.