Get your B12 levels balanced for a healthier body and mind.
Vitamin B12 shots can do a lot for you! Learn it all below:
WHAT DOES A B12 SHOT DO?
Vitamin B12 shots are essential for many roles in your body. Their main role is helping cells form and metabolize correctly. By doing so, B12 shots can boost and balance immunity, the metabolism and also play a role in brain function. Getting B12 shots makes sure your body and mental health are working at their full potential for a healthier and happier life.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF A VITAMIN B12 SHOT?
- Balance and/or increase of the metabolism
- Anemia prevention
- Keeping a healthy and high-functioning brain
- Mood modulation
- It benefits unborn babies
- Healthy bone support and Osteoporosis prevention
- Healthier hair, nails, and skin
HOW QUICKLY DOES A B12 SHOT WORK?
Vitamin B12 shots work quickly because it is administered through IV drips, working its way directly through the bloodstream. It is the most effective way for the body to absorb Vitamin B12. Patients should be able to feel the benefits within 48 to 72 hours, but may need two to three injections over a few weeks to notice the full impact.
HOW LONG DOES A B12 SHOT LAST?
Usually, the effects of vitamin B12 shots can last about one week. But it may vary from patient to patient.
HOW OFTEN SHOULD I GET A B12 SHOT?
It depends on each case. But, in the case that the patient needs regular vitamin B12 shots, they are often administered once a month.
WHAT DOES LOW B12 FEEL LIKE?
Mild B12 deficiencies might go unnoticed. But moderate to severe B12 deficiency can cause symptoms such as:
- Pale or yellow skin
- Recurring headaches
- Depressive symptoms
- Gastrointestinal problems
- Difficulty concentrating
- Muscle cramps and muscle weakness.
- Erectile dysfunction
- Vision disturbances
HOW WILL I FEEL AFTER TAKING B12 SHOTS?
Each patient has their own unique bodily response to vitamin B12 shots. However, after your first injection, you will often feel a difference in your energy levels. And, with time and follow-up sessions, you will start to feel improvements on the scenarios listed above.
DO B12 SHOTS HELP WITH WEIGHT LOSS?
Yes! B12 shots are often associated with weight loss. That happens because it boosts the metabolism and provides lasting energy.
DO B12 SHOTS HELP WITH HAIR GROWTH AND NAIL STRENGTH?
Also yes! Proper levels of B12 vitamin are needed to promote and support healthy hair and nails.
- B12 is essential for keeping nails strong and healthy because it specifically enables iron to be absorbed by the body. This ensures the formation of enough red blood cells, making nails stronger and less prone to breakage.
- It also helps with healthy hair growth because vitamin B12 is essential in making red blood cells that carry and feed oxygen to the hair follicles.
DO B12 SHOTS HELP WITH YOUR SKIN?
Yes again! The skin needs a constant supply of new cells. With Vitamin B12 shots, you can enhance the health and overall appearance of your skin, preventing and/or repairing problems like acne and premature wrinkles.
WHY GET A B12 SHOT INSTEAD OF TAKING B12 VITAMIN PILLS?
Vitamin B12 pills are also a great way to balance your B12 levels. However, the best treatment depends on how severe the patient’s B12 deficiency is. For faster and more effective Vitamin B12 balance, B12 shots are the best way to go.
WHAT ARE THE SIDE EFFETS OF B12 SHOTS?
After administering B12 shot, some patients may experience mild itching and/or skin irritation where the injection was just applied. Besides that, patients may also feel some nausea, mild headaches and dizziness during the following hours after the procedure.
WHAT KIND OF PROFESSIONAL WILL BE DOING THE VITAMIN B12 SHOTS?
A trained medical professional, usually an experienced nurse, will perform the b12 injection procedure.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT FROM THE B12 SHOT PROCEDURE?
With Captivate, you can choose to head on into our location, or you can request our mobile services.
On-site Service: Our experienced registered nurse will administer your IV in a relaxing and calming environment.
Mobile Service: Our experienced registered nurse will meet you in the comfort of your home or wherever you wish to be treated (as long as it has a qualified room).
WHY DO IT WITH CAPTIVATE IV WELLNESS + BEAUTY BAR?
Our mission is to embrace our clients’ needs and make sure they have their best experience by uniting the importance of self care, mental health and physical wellness. We want you to feel happy and healthy. That is why Captivate provides high-end procedures, the best professionals with outstanding background, and private and relaxing rooms for every patient and/or meets them in the comfort of their own homes. We want to provide a unique experience for you to walk out of our doors after each visit feeling the best version of yourself.
Are you ready to feel the best version of yourself?