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How IV Infusion Treatments Play a Role in Recovery: PART VI of The Road to Recovery

Updated: Dec 31

What are the benefits of IV Therapy treatments for detox and recovery? Which vitamins, minerals, and amino acids support SUD rehab?

We can not heal if our bodies do not have the elements necessary for its recovery. IV Infusion Treatments nourish our bodies with the right kind and amount of nutrients for optimal function

Vitamins & Minerals in an IB bag.
IV Vitamin Infusion Therapy

A brief history of IV Vitamin infusion therapy

In 1954, Dr, John Myers was the first to create an IV infusion recipe of vitamins and minerals tailored to each patient's needs. The original "cocktail" which has become ubiquitous over the decades as a potent enhancer of overall wellness consists of B12, B complex, Vit C, Calcium, and Magnesium. These substances help regulate the optimal function of nerves and muscles, aid metabolism, prevent cell damage, and improve the immune system. In the 1970s, Dr. Myer's Cocktail had become a staple of the rich and famous.

IV Therapy infusions generally take anywhere from 20 minutes to several hours, and can take place in a medical office or in the comfort of your home with a licensed medical professional observing the infusion.

Our bodies are limited in how much can be absorbed through oral supplements and ingested nutrients (up 50 percent). However, the body absorbs vitamins, amino acids, and minerals given through an IV drip at a much higher rate (90 percent).

Today, Infusion Therapy has earned a place in alternative medicine and among rehab patients making it an alternative medicine option not just for millionaires, movie stars, and athletes, but also to treat the side effects of cancer treatments and addiction patients, among other conditions such as asthma, fatigue, low immunity.


IV Push

IV push is when the vitamins and nutrients are injected directly into the IV line. This method is usually used for smaller doses of vitamins and nutrients.

IV Drip

IV drip is when the vitamins and nutrients slowly drip into the IV line over time. This method is often used for larger doses of vitamins and nutrients, allowing the body to absorb them better.

Hope always finds a way, reason why HEALING from addiction MOTIVATES patients and family to look for alternative medicine options and wholesome treatments. IV Infusion therapy is not a new kid on the block such as Ketamine for Depression is. And it is now more affordable than ever.

This book provides a practical introduction to the use of intravenous vitamin and supplement infusions to support cellular vitality with the goal of reversing many common conditions and making disease less likely to occur. Vitamized health supports the body's incredible self-healing power.

Everyone deserves a Tune Up!

Addiction recovery is not a myth! There is hope; when you start to see the light at the end of the tunnel, it gives you more impetus to keep trying. Once the patient is ready for change and has taken the first step in the 12 step program , opportunities to heal show up in many forms.

Addiction recovery patients in an outpatient or inpatient program can and do benefit from NAD+, Vitamin and Amino Acids treatments before, during, and after detox and beyond recovery.NAD+, VITAMIN, AND AMINO ACID Infusion Treatments are an integral part of a healthy lifestyle among athletes, movie stars, millionaires, and baby boomers. However, IV Treatments ALSO have a history of helping addiction recovery patients recover wellness.

IV Therapy with vitamins and or amino acids are trending but how much do they mitigate the effects caused by aging, chronic illness, daily stress, alcohol and substance abuse taxing your body’s natural RENEWAL processes.

IV Therapy offers additional support to rehabilitation efforts. Detoxing from substances take a take a toll in your organism can be doubly taxing, why not invest in your overall health with infusion therapy cocktails that boost your metabolic rate.