There are many different ingredients which can be included in an IV infusion which can be used for a variety of medical conditions. IV therapy allows the nutrients to bypass the digestive tract and liver metabolism which achieves a much more direct and effective supplementation to the cells.
IV Nutrient Therapy can be composed of many different vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, amino acids and other nutrients directly into the bloodstream through an intravenous drip. At Whole Gut Health we create personalized IV nutrition plans based each patients unique health needs. This method allows for efficient absorption of these nutrients by bypassing the digestive system and delivering them directly into the blood stream which circulates in the body providing nutrition to body cells and organs. IV nutrient therapy is also able to hydrate patients with needed fluids and volume.
Holistic Perspective on IV Nutrient Therapy
The Key Elements of Holistic IV Nutrient Therapy
Personalization: Holistic IV Nutrient Therapy is highly personalized. At Whole Gut Health we evaluate our patients' health history, symptoms, and goals to customize their formulations. This tailored approach enables targeting deficiencies and addressing health concerns effectively.
Anti-aging: While IV Nutrient Therapy can help alleviate existing health problems it is also utilized proactively to strengthen the system enhance energy levels and promote long term well-being.
IV Nutrient Therapy can be used in the following health conditions
IV nutrient infusions can help boost energy levels and combat fatigue, which is often linked to deficiencies or chronic illnesses.
IV nutrition can help patients with gastrointestinal disorder in which absorption may decreased.
IV therapy can provide nutrients such as vitamin C and zinc which support the immune system and help prevent and combat infections.
Stress and Anxiety
Imbalances in nutrients can contribute to mood disorders. The administration of nutrients through IV therapy can support emotional well being.
Certain formulations include anti-inflammatory nutrients such that may assist in managing chronic pain and reducing inflammation.
IV therapy is utilized as part of detoxification protocols to facilitate the elimination of toxins and heavy metals from the body.
The approach to IV therapy commences, with an evaluation of the patient’s medical history, symptoms, and lifestyle factors. This assessment aids in determining the combination of nutrients for their specific needs. A personalized blend of nutrients is prepared, which may include vitamins, like B complex, C and D minerals such as magnesium and zinc, amino acids, antioxidants, and other supplements.
The patient is comfortably seated in one of our reclining chairs. A thin sterile needle is inserted into a vein which is connected to a hanging bag of nutrients. The nutrient infusion is typically given through a drip. The duration depends on the specific formulation.
Monitoring and Follow up
Patients are closely monitored during the IV session to watch for any reactions. Follow up appointments may be scheduled to evaluate progress and make any adjustments to the treatment plan.
Some of the nutrients we use at Whole Gut Health
Vitamin C is an important antioxidant which helps neutralize harmful free radicals we are exposed to daily. It is involved in wound healing, collagen production and immune system support. Many systems rely on vitamin C including neurologic, endocrine, and blood systems.
There are a few B vitamins (B1, B2, B3 B4› B5. B6, B7. B9, B12). They have a number of functions including energy metabolism, neurologic support. B vitamins have been shown to have preventive effects on the heart, cancer, and cognition.
Magnesium has many uses and benefits in the body. It is involved in muscle function, energy production, heart health, and nervous system regulation. It can improve mood, PMS symptoms, increase exercise performance and modulate weight.
Glutathione is a peptide composed of amino acids; cysteine, glutamine, and glycine. It is a strong antioxidant combating the free radicals in our bodies. Its antioxidant properties can improve immune function, improve skin, hair, and even prevent chronic disease.
Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide is a compound found in all of our cells and is vital part of cellular metabolism. NAD can help increase energy, improve athletic performance, and may have anti-aging benefits. It can even help prevent and reverse symptoms of depression and anxiety.