IV & Vitamin Therapy
We offer IV Hydration and Vitamin therapy to help you feel like your best self and optimize your health.
Vitamin Therapy Cocktail Menu
Mineral blend includes the following:
Magnesium deficiency Is associated with muscle spasms, cramping, seizure, cardiac arrhythmia, insulin resistance, hypertension, migraine headaches, asthma, new onset diabetes following liver and kidney transplant, osteoporosis as magnesium depletion causes calcium depletion
Zinc deficiency is correlated to IBD, chronic diarrhea, dermatitis. Zinc replacement is recommended for all patients with an ostomy, parenteral nutrition or inflammatory disease of the small bowel.
Manganese helps regulate our glycemic index, metabolize fat and carbohydrates. It is essential in formation of connective tissue, bones, blood calling factors and sex hormones. Manganese deficiency is associated with infertility, generalized weakness, neurological diseases.
Copper deficiency can cause spinal cord injury, spasticity, anemia, leukopenia
Folic acid and Hydroxyocobalamin combination includes the following:
- Folic acid is a synthetic form of folate, is also called vitamin B 9. All females planning to become pregnant should begin folic acid supplementation prior to consumption. 400 mcg folic acid daily is recommended to decrease the risk of neural tube defect.
- Requirements increase during pregnancy (600 mcg daily) and while breast-feeding (500 mcg daily) to avoid folate deficiency anemia.
- hydroxyocobalamin: A form of vitamin B 12 which helps the body metabolize carbohydrates and fat as well as produce blood cells nerve cells and proteins.
Amino acid blend includes the following:
- Glutamine is a nutritional supplement used for short Paul syndrome, sickle cell disease and will assist in preventing oral mucositis in patients with head and neck cancer receiving chemoradiation.
- Ornithine helps the body excrete nitrogen and detoxify the liver it is linked to enhanced athletic performance, weight loss, wound healing and improved sleep quality
- Arginine/lysine are essential amino acids linked with reducing anxiety and stress hormones
- Citrulline helps expedite recovery and reduce duce fatigue after intense exercise
- Levocarnitine helps the body utilize energy in order to maximize brain function disease prevention and weight loss
Multivitamin blend includes the following:
Thiamine, also known as vitamin B One helps turn food into energy and keep the nervous system healthy it is often given to people coping with alcohol abuse in order to prevent difficulty walking, confusion
Niacinamide, is a form of vitamin B 3 used to Treat acne diabetes oral cancer osteoarthritis
Riboflavin, Also called vitamin B2, Is important in red cell production and helps the body releases energy from proteins.
Dexpanthenol, Can decrease intestinal motility in order to help chronic diarrhea. It can also help with chronic inflammation and skin conditions.
Pyridoxine A vitamin B6 derivative Helpful in synthesizing glycogen, nucleic acid‘s, hemoglobin, neurotransmitters, serotonin, dopamine, GABA. It is also effective in treating hyperemesis gravidarum excessive nausea & vomiting in pregnancy
What is vitamin B12?
- Aphthous ulcers
- Heart disease: driven by elevated homocysteine levels. Vitamin B12, B6, and folate metabolize homocysteine to keep levels low.
- Depression, dementia
- Pernicious anemia autoimmune disease that can lead to gastric atrophy and neurological disorders
- Maintenance / preventative dose of 1000 micrograms per month.
- B12 replacement dosing will be determined by the level of deficiency according to your blood work
What is vitamin C?
Vitamin C is a water soluble vitamin found in citrus fruits tomato potato brussel sprout cauliflower broccoli strawberries cabbage and spinach however absorbable vitamin C can be diminished by oxidation.
Who is at risk for vitamin C deficiency?
What is vitamin D?
Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin essential for absorption of calcium. We get vitamin D from food such as fish with high oil content Herring mackerel salmon tuna are excellent sources of vitamin D. We also make our own vitamin D through exposure to UV rays from sunlight.
Vitamin D is essential to prevent osteoporosis, increase risk for Falls, fractures, immune deficiency and cardiovascular disease.
The national health and nutrition examination survey 2006, 41% subject over 20 years old were efficient in vitamin D
Those at higher risk of vitamin D deficiency:
Obesity as Vitamin D is stored in adipose , chronic kidney disease may have impaired metabolism of vitamin D, people taking Dilantin as it accelerates the metabolism of vitamin D, institutionalized, limited sun exposure, osteoporosis, malabsorption related to celiac disease inflammatory bowel disease