What are Vitamin Injections and how do they help me lose weight?

What are Vitamin Injections?

Vitamin Injections are when a vitamin is inject intravenously into the body. By injecting the vitamin directly into the body it allows for the body to better metabolize the vitamins and better feel the benefits.

What Vitamin Injections Does Medarts Weight Loss Specialists Offer?

Medarts Weight Loss Specialists in San Diego offers Vitamin C, Vitamin B6, Vitamin B12 and a Vitamin B-Complex Injection.

How do vitamin injections help me lose weight?

Vitamin Injections interact with the body to help you lose weight naturally. Each vitamin injection has a different effect on the body, but in general vitamin injections can increase your metabolism, help your body metabolize fats, proteins and carbohydrates and provide an energy boost that can help you workout more. Read below for a more detailed exploration of all of the benefits Vitamin Injections offer.

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VITAMIN C INJECTION (ASCORBIC ACID)

Vitamin C Immunity Injection at Medarts San Diego.

What is a Vitamin C Injection?

Vitamin C is a water soluble vitamin that has strong immunity functions that fight against bacteria, viruses, and infection. Vitamin C also serves as an effective antihistamine that will lessen the unpleasant effects of the common cold.

What are the benefits of a Vitamin C Injection?

Vitamin C has numerous health and wellness benefits and should be an important part of any diet. Here is a list of some Vitamin C benefits:

VItamin C can help prevent future complications related to the common cold

While the verdict is out on the commonly held notion that Vitamin C can help prevent you from catching a cold and that Vitamin C helps fight colds, studies have found that Vitamin C does prevent serious complications from developing when you are sick. If you are feeling under the weather, stop the common cold from becoming something uncommon with Vitamin C

Vitamin C can help combat stress

Stress is a familiar enemy for most of us. Sometimes work, family, and other commitments can lead to feeling overwhelmed and stressed out. Vitamin C will not necessarily make you less stressed, but will help your body remain healthy even under extreme duress by keeping your immune system strong even during times of stress.

Vitamin C can lower the risk of having a stroke

A recent study found that patients with a higher concentration of Vitamin C in the blood had a much lower stroke risk then those with less Vitamin C in their system. The findings are not concrete yet, but still an intriguing possible benefit of Vitamin C.

Vitamin C can make your skin look younger and healthier

Nobody wants wrinkled and dried out skin. Enter Vitamin C. High dosages of Vitamin C have been found to lead to a lower likelihood of dry skin and wrinkles, and in general those with a high amount of Vitamin C have better, more youthful skin.

Vitamin C is a Powerful Antioxidant

Vitamin C is an ascorbic acid that is needed for your body tissue to survive and thrive. It is a very powerful antioxidant that can protect your body from harmful free radicals. Free radicals can lead to cancer, heart disease and arthritis, so in essence Vitamin C can help prevent these dangerous maladies.

What Foods Contain Vitamin C?

A Vitamin Injection isn't the only way to get Vitamin C in your system. Many foods contain Vitamin C and you will experience some of the benefits you get from a Vitamin C injection. However, since the injection features a large and concentrated amount of Vitamin C, the effects will not be as strong with food as a Vitamin C Injection. Without further ado, here are some foods to eat to get large amounts of Vitamin C:

Citrus Fruit (i.e Oranges, lemons & grapefruits)
Bell Peppers
Guavas
Dark Green Leafy Vegetables (i.e. Kale, spinach & Broccoli)
Kiwi
Berries (i.e. Strawerries, blackberries & blueberries)
Tomatoes
 

Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) Injection

What is Vitamin B6?

Vitamin B6 is a water soluble vitamin and functions as a coenzyme, essential in the breakdown and utilization of carbs, fats, and proteins.

What are The benefits of Vitamin B6?

Vitamin B6 helps metabolizes fats, carbs, and proteins

Vitamin B6 plays a crucial role in metabolizing fats, carbohydrates and proteins. By assisting in metabolizing fats, carbs and proteins, your metabolism speeds up and allows you to burn calories and lose weight quicker. This also aids in your body extracting nutrients from food. If you are trying to lose weight and are on a low calorie diet, Vitamin B assists in your maximizing the nutrients you get from the smaller portion of food you eat.

Vitamin B6 Aids in stress reduction

Vitamin B6 has been found to aid in reducing stress associated with a job or personal life. In a study, employees taking a vitamin B6 supplement reported lower stress and anxiety then those who did not take Vitamin B6.

Vitamin B6 assists in hormone balance

Vitamin B6 can assist you in keeping your hormones balanced. As mentioned earlier, B6 helps metabolize food and excrete all of the essential nutrients from food as you eat.  This also helps keep your hormones in balance, leading to mood boosts and feeling of greater health.

Vitamin B6 is a Natural diuretic

Vitamin B6 is a natural diuretic, which causes you to urinate more often. This can help speed up the metabolism, and also will keep your body healthier by riding it of unnecessary waste more often. 

WHAT FOODS CONTAIN VITAMIN B6?

A vitamin B6 injection is a great way to get the litany of benefits that Vitamin B6 has to offer, but you can also get these nutrients from certain foods. While you will not feel the positive effects of B6 as strongly when digested versus the concentrated dose you get from an injection, you still will find eating these foods will help. 

Fish (i.e. Tuna, Salmon & Halibut)
SeedS (i.e. sesame seeds, flaxseeds & Pumpkin Seeds)
Nuts (i.e. Pistachios, Hazelnuts & Peanuts)
Turkey
Chicken
Dried Fruit (i.e. Prunes, dried apricots & Raisins

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Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin) injections

Vitamin B12 Injection from Medarts Weight Loss San Diego.

What is Vitamin B12?

Vitamin B12 is the "longevity vitamin" due to its contribution to energy and increased activity. It is also required for all metabolic function.

What are The benefits of vitamin b12?

Vitamin B12 Gives you a natural Energy boost

Vitamin B12 helps the body convert carbohydrates into glucose during digestion in the body. This conversions helps with the production of natural energy and leads to a decrease in fatigue, feeling of tiredness and lethargy.

Vitamin B12 Helps decrease Depression, Stress & brain disease & improves brain functioning

Another crucial function of Vitamin B12 in the body is helping keep your nervous system healthy and running properly. As a result of Vitamin B12 helping in the healthy regulation of your nervous system you will be less at risk for nervous system related ailments, such as stress, depression and brain disease.

Vitamin B12 Protects you against stroke, high blood pressure & heart disease

Vitamin B12 is a crucial building block for good cholesterol and improving unhealthy cholesterol. This function helps keep your cholesterol at a healthy level, reducing the risk of diseases and ailments that stem from high cholesterol. Ailments that originate from high cholesterol include heart disease, high blood pressure and stroke.

Vitamin B12 keeps your skin, hair & nails looking healthy & beautiful

The benefits of Vitamin B12 is not only limited to keeping your insides healthy, it also can help cosmetically! Vitamin B12 is essential to cell reproduction that causes hair, skin and nails to regrow and the constant renewal of them. Therefore, a Vitamin B12 injections can get your skin, hair and nails looking thicker, fuller and healthier.

Vitamin b12 helps fight cancer, including breast cancer, PROSTATE CANCER, colon cancer & lung cancer

Vitamin B12 is crucial in preventing cancer from forming in your body. While it can not prevent cancer, it is a useful line of defense against lung cancer, prostate cancer, colon cancer and breast cancer.

Vitamin B12 improves your memory & concentration

Are you having trouble staying focused? With so much constantly swirling around us, it is understandable to sometimes have trouble with your memory and concentration. If that is the case, a Vitamin B12 injection can help. As previously mentioned, Vitamin B12 is helpful for the nervous system and brain, and this can lead to a better ability to remember things and concentrate.

What Foods Contain Vitamin B12?

The best way to feel the strong positive effects of Vitamin B12 is through a B12 Vitamin Injection. The concentration of the vitamin and the fact that it is injected intravenously directly into the body guarantees best results. However, you can also get many of the positive benefits of Vitamin B12 by eating foods that contain a high amount of B12. With that in mind, here is a list of some of the top food sources of Vitamin B12.

Shellfish (i.e. Clams, Oysters & Mussels)
Fish (I.E. Mackerel, Salmon & Tuna)
Liver
Tofu
Beef Liver
Red Meat / Beef
Low Fat Dairy (I.e. Milk & Yogurt)
Cheese

 

Vitamin B-Complex Injection

What is a B-Complex Injection?

A B-Complex Injection contains all of the B Vitamins in one injection. This combines the benefits of B6 and B12, as well as other vitamins such as Thiamine (B1), Riboflavin (B2), Niacin (B3), Pantothenic Acid (B5), Biotin (B7) and B9 (Folate).

What are the benefits of The B Vitamins in a B-Complex?

Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) Benefits

Vitamin B1's greatest function is stress reduction. It is often called "the anti-stress vitamin" because it protects the bodies immune system and helps keep your body and mind clear of unhealthy distractions. Vitamin B1 also helps break down carbohydrates in the body during digestion.

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) Benefits

Vitamin B2 is packed with antioxidants, helping to fight off free radicals that can lead to various diseases and ailments. The antioxidants also helps your heart stay youthful and strong, preventing the early onset of heart disease. Another crucial function of Riboflavin is it aids in the production of red blood cells, which are essential to getting the oxygen you need throughout your body.

Vitamin B3 (Niacin) Benefits

Vitamin B3 (Niacin) is an incredibly useful vitamin for health and wellness. It primarily helps to boost high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, also known as HDL cholesterol. HDL cholesterol is the good cholesterol that helps in lowering the levels of bad cholesterol in your body. An added benefit of Niacin is that it has been shown to treat acne when used topically, injected or ingested.

Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid) Benefits

Vitamin B5 is helpful in breaking down and metabolizing fats and carbohydrates into energy. Along with aiding in your metabolism, Vitamin B5 is responsible for producing sexual hormones like testosterone as well as stress-related hormones. B5 also helps get you healthy skin and reduce signs of aging on the skin.

Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) Benefits

For details of the benefits of Vitamin B6 read here ->

Vitamin B7 (Biotin) Benefits

Vitamin B7 is also know as "the beauty vitamin" because of the positive effects it can have on your hair, nails and skin. Along with its cosmetic benefits, Vitamin B7 can help people with Diabetes control high blood glucose levels as well. Finally, Vitamin B7 is essential for pregnant woman because it is important for the growth of the baby.

Vitamin B9 (Folate) Benefits

Vitamin B9 is also known as Folate or Folic Acid, and is a helpful supplement to fight depression. Vitamin B9 may also help in the prevention of memory loss. Finally, Vitamin B9 is an essential vitamin for babies because it helps with normal growth and can help prevent birth defects.

Vitamin b12 (cyanocobalamin) Benefits

For details of the benefits of Vitamin B12 read here ->

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