What is IV hydration?
It is the replacement of vitamins, minerals, and electrolytes through the bloodstream for more effective absorption.
How does that benefit me?
Sometimes, oral vitamins are not well absorbed through the gastrointestinal tract or absoption occurs well but only at very high doses. IV vitamin administration improved absorption as they are administered directly into the bloodstream.
What are the benefits of IV hydration therapy?
It can help with weight loss when administering fat-burning peptides and amino acids.
It can help improve fatigue, dehydration, and hangovers.
It can also help with pain in patients with osteoarthritis with the usage of corticosteroids and anti-inflammatories medications as well as vitamins and amino acids.
Additionally, it can help menstruating women with PMS symptoms such as bloating, headaches, nausea, and abdominal cramping.
How long does the process take?
Approximately 15-60 minutes depending on the type of IV hydration therapy being administered.
Are they covered by my insurance?
Insurance companies do not cover these services as it is not considered a medical necessity by such companies.
How often can I get an infusion?
Typically, effects last approximately 2 weeks, however, most IV vitamin cocktails are safe to use once a week if needed.