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Vitamin & Nutrient IV Infusion

Balboa Medical Center & Spa

Laser & Medical Spa & Internal Medicine located in Encino, CA

Are you feeling run down or sluggish? If so, Balboa Medical Center & Spa in Encino, California, can boost your energy levels and help you feel like the best version of yourself. Dr. Amir Raeesy and his team use vitamin and nutrient IV infusion therapy to treat a variety of ailments, from low immune function and morning hangovers to dull skin and a slow metabolism. Schedule an IV infusion with Balboa Medical Center & Spa by calling the office or booking a visit online today.

Vitamin & Nutrient IV Infusinon Q & A

What is vitamin and nutrient IV infusion?

Nutritional deficiencies can have a noticeable impact on your overall health and wellness. When your body is low on vital nutrients and vitamins, you can feel exhausted, sluggish, dehydrated, and more. IV infusion therapy delivers vitamins and nutrients to your body through a vein.

While it’s important to have a healthy diet of vitamins, minerals, and nutrients, it can take time for the foods you eat to hit your bloodstream and start taking effect. With IV infusion therapy, you don’t have to wait. It hits you instantly and begins taking effect right away.

What can vitamin and nutrient IV infusion treat?

There are many benefits to trying vitamin and nutrient IV infusion therapy. Along with a balanced diet and exercise regime, IV infusion therapy can:

  • Help respiratory and viral illnesses
  • Reduce inflammation
  • Boost energy levels
  • Treat hangovers
  • Relieve pain
  • Boost immune system function
  • Reduce nausea
  • Detoxify the body
  • Improve athletic performance
  • Rejuvenate hair, skin, and nails
  • Restore hydration
  • Improve memory function

Vitamin and nutrient IV infusion therapy also improves the symptoms of many medical conditions, such as:

  • Fibromyalgia
  • Asthma
  • Migraines and headaches
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome
  • Muscle spasms
  • Chronic pain
  • Thyroid problems
  • Jet lag
  • Allergies
  • Sinus problems
  • Lyme disease

Whether you want glowing skin or more energy, Balboa Medical Center & Spa has the right IV infusion formula for you.

How does vitamin and nutrient IV infusion work?

Several factors affect your body’s ability to absorb nutrients through food, including metabolism, genetics, and your overall health.

When you receive an IV infusion, Balboa Medical Center & Spa uses a higher concentration of vitamins, minerals, and nutrients that your body can absorb directly into the bloodstream. This bypasses your digestion and provides an instant infusion of key nutrients.

While it can take hours for your body to absorb nutrients, IV infusion therapy takes anywhere from 20 minutes to one hour.

What are the most popular types of IV infusion therapy?

Balboa Medical Center & Spa offers a variety of IV infusion treatments. Some of the most popular types include:


Glutathione is one of the most important antioxidants made in your body in your liver. It can help protect and maintain your immune system and treat cataracts and glaucoma. This antioxidant even helps reduce the symptoms of neurodegenerative conditions such as Parkinson’s disease. 

Myers’ cocktail

The Myers’ cocktail is the most well-known type of vitamin and nutrient IV infusion therapy. Developed by the late Dr. John Myers, MD, the cocktail contains B vitamins, such as B12, magnesium, and calcium. 

IV infusion therapy can help you look and feel your best. To schedule an appointment with Balboa Medical Center & Spa, call or book a visit online today.

*Individual results may vary.