Why is intravenous vitamin therapy being used by so many athletes?
IV nutrient therapy helps athletes to:
- Boost performance and increase strength
- Aiding cellular tissue repair
- Reduce fatigue and shorten recovery time
- Feuling higher nutritional demands
Which types of IV vitamin therapy are best for enhancing athletic performance?
The treatments we prescribe include not only vitamins, but also minerals and other nutrients – such as amino acids and other vitally important organic molecules. The intravenous nutrient therapies we find most helpful for athletic performance enhancement include:
The use of intravenous glutathione for this purpose is based on recent studies showing that administering IV N-acetylcysteine – which is a precursor to glutathione – both increases stamina and delays fatigue during strenuous, prolonged exercise in endurance-trained individuals.
Myers Cocktail is a combination of vitamins and minerals that are commonly used to enhance athletic performance at Dr. Dicksons office. Competitive athletes have a much higher demand for essential vitamins and minerals, this specific combination includes:
- Vitamin C
- B5, B6, B12, B Complex
All New Patients require an initial assessment by Dr. Dickson to determine their individual nutritional needs, along with an IV program that coincides with their training/competition dates.