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What are intravenous (IV) vitamin infusions?

IV infusions involve injecting custom blended combinations of vitamins, minerals and amino acids directly into the bloodstream.

What are the benefits of IV vitamin infusions?

By injecting nutrients directly into the blood stream there is 100% absorption. This allows us to give larger doses of nutrients than can be taken in through diet and oral supplements and it means that you’ll usually start to feel better more quickly!

What nutrients can be injected?

  • Vitamins (such as B vitamins, vitamin B12, vitamin C, biotin, folic acid)
  • Minerals (such as magnesium, calcium, zinc, selenium)
  • Amino acids (such as taurine and glutathione)

What conditions can be treated with IV therapy?

  • Fatigue & Low Energy
  • Adrenal Fatigue (burnout)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & Fibromyalgia
  • Headaches & Migraines
  • Cold & Flu
  • Digestive Issues (IBS, Crohn’s, colitis)
  • Athletic Performance  & Recovery
  • Vitamin & Nutrient Deficiencies

Can’t I just get my nutrients from my diet and oral supplements?

Ideally, we would all get sufficient nutrients through our diet alone. Unfortunately, a combination of factors including soil depletion, impaired absorption, and chronic disease can put us at increased risk for nutrient deficiencies. While diet and oral supplements can help to correct nutrient deficiencies, this can take several months and requires constant vigilance and dedication. IV therapy provides a safe, rapid way to replenish nutrient levels while complimenting a healthy diet and oral supplements.

Isn’t it dangerous to take too much vitamins and minerals?

All of the nutrients used in our IV treatments are water soluble meaning that they won’t accumulate to toxic levels. Your body will use what it needs and the kidneys will excrete any excess through the urine.

Choose From Our Most Popular IV nutrient Treatments:

  • Energy Booster: Our most popular IV treatment which contains a mixture of magnesium, calcium, and vitamins B and C.
  • Immune Booster: Give your immune system a boost with a healthy dose of vitamin C, zinc, and selenium.
  • Glowing Skin: Give your skin the boost it needs with collagen building vitamin C, zinc, vitamin B5 and glutathione for added detoxification.
  • Chill Out: Feel your worries melt away as you replenish your body with magnesium, calcium and B vitamins.
  • Detoxifier: Clean up from the inside out with nature’s most powerful anti-oxidant glutathione.

As with all naturopathic therapies, each treatment will be customized to meet the patient’s specific needs. IV treatments can take from 20 minutes to 2 hours depending on which nutrients are required. Patients will be informed of the length of their treatment prior to booking their appointment.

IV vitamin infusions start at $120 depending on the amount of nutrients given and the length of the treatment. A portion of the cost may be covered by health insurance plans.

The frequency of treatment varies depending on the health of the patient and the type of treatment they are receiving. Generally patients undergoing treatment will have weekly or bi-weekly treatments followed by monthly treatments for maintenance.

Dr. Vadeboncoeur has taken specialized training in IV therapy and has extensive experience in this area. Most patients find the treatments to be pain-free, comfortable and well tolerated. Dr. Vadeboncoeur ensures that her patients are comfortable during the entire treatment. You will be in a comfortable reclining chair while you can listen to music, read a book or magazine, have a cup of tea, or just close your eyes and relax. The treatment generally involves minimal discomfort and you can resume your activities immediately after.

Please arrive for your treatment well hydrated and having eaten a meal or snack within 2 hours before your treatment. You are welcome to bring a book, tablet, or cell phone to use during your treatment. Telephone conversations are prohibited to ensure a relaxing environment for other patients receiving IV therapy.

Interested in learning more about IV therapy?

Book your free Meet & Greet consultation with Dr. Vadeboncoeur to see if IV therapy is right for you.