IV Therapies

RECOVER. RECHARGE. RENEW.

IV Therapy offers a safe, fast, efficient way to rehydrate, replenish and revitalize your entire body, so you can feel and look your best. It works by infusing vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and electrolytes directly into the bloodstream to ensure optimal nutrient absorption.

The processed foods and stress of today deplete the body of essential vitamins and minerals. Even with a healthy diet, the body only absorbs a fraction of the nutrients it takes in. By bypassing the digestive system, IV Therapy restores wellness at the cellular level with up to 400% more nutrient absorption over food and oral supplements.

Pioneered in the 1950s by Johns Hopkins physician Dr. John Myers, IV Therapy corrects nutrient and hydration deficiencies, eliminates toxins, boosts immunities, increases energy, improves healing functions, boosts mental and athletic performance, and improves the overall health and wellness.

What are the benefits of IV Therapy?

  • Increased hydration and vital nutrients
  • Improved immune health and overall well-being
  • Reduced signs of aging and more vibrant skin
  • Booster energy and performance levels
  • Higher metabolism to stimulate weight loss
  • Better athletic performance and recovery
  • Higher antioxidant levels to reduce oxidative damage
  • Reduce blood pressure and cholesterol production
  • Stronger cardiovascular function
  • Heightened clarity and mental focus
  • Faster healing after an illness, injury or surgery
  • Proper hormone production
  • Detoxification from alcohol, medicine, and pollution
  • Improved allergy symptoms and histamine release
  • Relief from gastrointestinal disorders, ulcers, and nausea
  • Relieved PMS symptoms, headaches, migraines, muscle cramps, and pain

Find the right treatment for YOU

Belcara Health offers a range of IV Therapies that can be tailored to your specific needs and goals, including:

REPLENISH & RESTORE PLUS

Deeply nourishes the body and boosts your metabolism, energy levels, performance, and immune system. Perfect for wellness programs, illness recovery, allergy relief, frequent travelers, and social drinkers.

ATHLETIC BOOST

Boosts athletic performance, enhances healing and recovery, increases energy and improves overall wellness. A great choice for pre- or post-athletic competition, post-operative recovery, injury recovery, and avid fitness enthusiasts.

ULTIMATE ENERGY

Boosts metabolism and energy, improve mental focus, enhances daily activities and/or athletic performance. Perfect for Jet lag, preparation for upcoming events or a stressful work week, illness recovery, and chronic fatigue.

PRE/POST OP RECOVERY

Boosts your immunities and strength before surgery and help encourage faster healing during recovery, dramatically improving surgical recovery and results. For best results, we recommend Pre/Post-Op IV Therapy two to three days before and after your surgical procedure.

HEALTHY HAIR BOOST

Supports faster, healthier hair growth. Ideal for patients eager to slow hair loss, revive dry and/or brittle hair, improve hair transplant results, and relieve chronic scalp conditions.

IMMUNITY BOOST/WELLNESS

Fortifies the immune system and detoxifies cells by eliminating free radicals that can cause damage. Ideal for colds and flu and allergy recovery and provides an immunity boost for parents & caregivers exposed to illness.

SOOTHE & RELIEVE

Eases symptoms associated with migraines and PMS, including cramping, pain, moods swing and irritability, carb cravings and skin breakouts. Amazing for those suffering from monthly premenstrual syndrome.

MYERS COCKTAIL

Strengthens immune system, relaxes smooth muscles, increases metabolism and energy, and relieves fatigue, mental fog, and inflammation. Ideal for those wishing to prevent and relieve migraines, headaches, fatigue, illness, allergies, asthma, hangovers, and anxiety.

ANTI-AGING/BEAUTY

Improves complexion by stimulating collagen, minimizing fine lines and wrinkles, and imparting a healthy glow. Ideal for pre-event preparation, complement for advanced skincare and laser treatments, anti-aging, complexion lightening, and treatments for skin conditions due to sun damage, acne, dryness, dermatitis, hyperpigmentation, and psoriasis. For optimal results, we recommend Anti-Aging/Beauty IV Therapy once a month, as well as a Beauty Booster IM Therapy twice a month.

IM Therapy: IntraMuscular injections that add a boost

Sometimes, your body needs a boost of vitamins that can best be delivered through intramuscular injection. Belcara Health offers targeted, therapeutic boosters, including:

ACTIVE B-12

Improves fatigue, weakness, mood disorders, metabolism, focus, and cardiovascular health.

SUPER-BOOSTER

B-12 and vitamin C strengthen the immune system before travel, stress, events or illness exposure.

LIPO-BLAST

Boosts weight loss with vitamins, amino acids, and lipotropic enzymes to break down fats.

ULTIMATE ENERGY

Combines active B-12 and B-complex to surge metabolism and improve mental concentration. Recommended 1-2 times per week, then as needed.

SUNSHINE BOOSTER

Vitamin D-3 to fortify bones, relieve inflammation, inhibit cancer cell growth and aid weight loss. Recommended bimonthly or monthly if needed.

FAQ’s

How does IV Therapy Work?

During the procedure, one of our IV Therapy Specialists will insert a catheter into a vein via a sterile needle, through which the IV drip will be administered. Most treatments last 30-45 minutes, so you can relax, read, snack, watch TV, listen to music, and even nap during therapy. Most patients look and refreshed immediately after their IV Therapy, but it generally takes 30-45 minutes for the full results to take effect.

Is IV Therapy safe?

For your safety, All IV Therapy formulas offered at Belcara Health are assembled in an FDA-regulated, FDA-registered and FDA-licensed pharmacy and treatments are performed by highly trained and experienced Registered Nurses, with a Board-Certified Physician always on site.

Why is IV therapy recommended before or after surgery?

During surgery, the body naturally loses fluids, nutrients, and electrolytes. Before surgery, Pre/Post-Opt IV Therapy treatments will hydrate and relax the body, increase energy stores, and boost immunities. After surgery, IV Therapy eases recovery, wards off infection, and promotes collagen production for faster healing.

How does IV Therapy help with Anti-Aging?

Skin aging happens both inside and outside tissue layers. Anti-Aging IV Therapy treatments reduce the signs of aging by providing powerful nutrients to repair cells, improve skin health, and stimulating collagen production, leading to a more youthful glow and revitalized appearance.

Will IV therapy prevent or improve sun damage?

Yes, especially if you select an anti-aging formula like Anti-Aging/Beauty IV Therapy. This treatment includes the antioxidants glutathione and vitamin C which can lighten age spots, stimulate collagen to help the skin repair itself, and reduce the effects of free radicals which can damage tissue. IV Therapy also reduces inflammation and restores skin’s natural moisture, making it a great treatment for acne and dry skin disorders such as dermatitis, psoriasis, and rosacea.

How does IV therapy improve athletic performance?

Athletic Boost IV Therapy treatments provide the hydration, vitamins, minerals, amino acids and electrolytes needed to increase strength and energy stores for optimal endurance and peak performance, plus decrease muscle soreness after activity. In addition, many people find that this treatment promotes mental focus, energy, and overall wellness before a major event, project, presentation or vacation.

How does IV therapy help with weight loss?

When the body is dehydrated, it can be difficult to lose weight—even if you follow a rigorous diet and exercise program. When your body is dehydrated, it slows down your metabolism and seeks energy from sources other than fat cells. With IV Therapy, the body gains nutrients that boost metabolism, cell detoxification and healthy sleep patterns – all essential for losing those extra pounds. Adding Lipo-Blaster IM Therapy to help the liver process and remove fat cells for even faster weight loss results. We recommend Lipo-Blaster IM Therapy twice a week for the first four weeks, followed by weekly injections every four weeks as needed.

What is the difference in IV Therapy and IM Therapy?

Since both IV Therapy and IM Therapy offer many formulations and can be customized to your needs, the primary differences are the delivery method and the amount of time for results to be realized. IV Therapy is administered via an IV catheter inserted directly into a vein and takes about 30-45 minutes for the body to absorb nutrients. IM Therapy is administered directly into muscle tissue and provides immediate results.

Can I receive both IV Therapy and IM Therapy treatments?

Yes, and sometimes both treatments are recommended to improve or speed results.

How do I know which treatment is right for me?

Your IV Therapy Specialist will work with you to determine which IV and/or IM Therapy treatment plan will be most beneficial for your wellness needs and goals.

Schedule your appointment today!  410.296.0414

Practitioner who specializes in IV Therapy:

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Dr. Eric C. Nager

Board Certified Physician and Integrative Medicine Specialist

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