Sometimes, our bodies can feel like they aren’t getting the nutrients and vitamins that are necessary to stay fit and healthy. Even when the deficiencies are recognized, the problem can’t always be solved by changing our diet and lifestyle. This is why IV therapy can be extremely helpful when your body needs an extra boost.
What is IV Therapy?
IV therapy, also known as intravenous therapy, is a treatment that delivers vitamins, nutrients, and other important fluids to the body through the veins. With the aid of an injection by syringe or infusion, this is the quickest method of delivering beneficial products directly to the bloodstream for immediate effect.
What Can IV Therapy Do?
IV therapy can treat a range of different issues that often relate to a lack of nutrients and vitamins in the body. Nutritional deficiencies can lead to negative effects, such as weakness, fatigue, migraines, headaches, muscle spasms, lightheadedness, and even memory loss. It can also make someone more susceptible to illness since the body has less support in helping to fight off disease and infection. By supplementing any possible deficiencies, IV therapy can help balance and stabilize the body again.
Who Is a Good Candidate for IV Therapy?
Those who believe that they have a possible nutritional deficiency may be a good candidate for IV therapy. Additionally, if you suffer from chronic fatigue or neurodegenerative problems, this treatment may be beneficial. Also, anyone who has trouble consuming enough calories throughout the day, has limiting diet restrictions, or suffers from certain medical conditions that impact the way the body takes in and uses nutrients, should look into this type of treatment.
Schedule a Consultation
If you think IV therapy may be the solution to your nutrient deficiencies or believe that it can help reduce the symptoms of other problems, consult with one of our providers today. To find out if IV therapy is right for you, schedule an appointment with our office in Jacksonville, FL by calling 904-701-1927 or filling out an online form.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is IV Therapy safe?
When administered in a clinical setting by medical professionals, such as Dr. Basile and his team, IV therapy is perfectly safe and offers many benefits.
What is in an IV drip?
Almost all IV therapy drips contain vitamin B, but vitamins C and D are also very common. Other common ingredients include calcium, magnesium, amino acids, electrolytes, and antioxidants, all of which help keep your body healthy.
What can I expect after IV Therapy?
Many people leave feeling refreshed and energized and these effects can continue for days after your treatment.
How often can I receive IV Therapy?
Depending on what you are treating with IV Therapy, you can receive treatment as often as two times a week.
How long does an IV Therapy treatment take?
Depending on your health needs, your IV drip will take anywhere from 15-90 minutes to administer. On average, you should expect your treatment to take at least 30 minutes.