Gleam Medical Spa
Why Vitamin Injections?
As you might already know as we advance in age into our golden years our digestive system starts to lag behind; taking longer to process food and barely absorbing most nutrients (food-bound malabsorbtion). Included in causes of malnutrition are, bowel resection, side effects, of chemo and radiation therapy; lifestyle and diet; amongst numerous others.
Intramuscular vitamin injections are therefore necessary in some cases because they bypass the GI tract right into the muscle.
Below are some of the compounded injectable vitamins we have available for you.
Explore These Vitamins
“The mother of antioxidants” Glutathione is a naturally occurring substance that acts as a detoxifier, an antioxidant and an immune system booster. Something that can help your body repair damage caused by stress, pollution, radiation, infection, drugs, poor diet, aging, injury, trauma, and burns.
Glutathione or GSH, is our body’s number one antioxidant and plays a very major role in cellular detoxification.”B-Vitamins
Thiamin – Vitamin B1:
hiamin (vitamin B1) helps the body’s cells change carbohydrates into energy. The main role of carbohydrates is to provide energy for the body, especially the brain and nervous system.
Riboflavin – Vitamin B2:
Riboflavin (vitamin B2) works with the other B vitamins. It is important for body growth and red blood cell production and helps in releasing energy from carbohydrates.
Niacin – Vitamin B3:
Niacin works by blocking how your liver makes cholesterol. Cholesterol can stick to the walls of your arteries and narrow or block them.Riboflavin (vitamin B2) works with the other B vitamins. It is important for body growth and red blood cell production and helps in releasing energy from carbohydrates.
Cyanocobalamin – Vitamin B12:
There are 3 forms of vitamin B-12. Cyanocobalamin is the most common form of vitamin B12 that’s available in injectable form. Cyanocobalamin is often used to help treat vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms.
Methylcobalamin – Vitamin B12:
Vitamin B12 is an essential component for proper digestion and absorption of foods and for normal metabolism of carbohydrates, and fat. It aids in maintaining healthy nerve cells and red blood cells.
Pyridoxine – Vitamin B6:
Vitamin B6 is also involved in brain development during pregnancy and infancy as well as immune function.
Folic acid works with vitamin B12 and vitamin C to help the body break down, use, and make new proteins. The vitamin helps form red blood cells. It also helps produce DNA, the building block of the human body, which carries genetic information.