Frequently Asked IV Drip Questions
Explore our frequently asked questions (FAQ) to find answers to common inquiries from our valued customers and clients. Should you have a question that isn’t covered, don’t hesitate to reach out to us; your query might just become a valuable addition to our FAQ.
IV Vitamin & Mineral Therapy is a treatment that involves the administration of vitamins, minerals and other essential nutrients directly into the bloodstream through an intravenous (IV) drip. This bypasses the digestive system, allowing for faster and more effective absorption of these nutrients.
Oral supplements must pass through the digestive system, where they may be partially or poorly absorbed. The quality of oral supplements can vary greatly also which can affect absorption. IV therapy bypasses the digestive system, delivering nutrients directly into the bloodstream for faster and more effective absorption.
IV Vitamin & Mineral Therapy is generally considered safe when administered by a trained medical professional. However, like any medical procedure, there are potential risks and side effects. It is essential to discuss your medical history and any potential concerns with our experienced medical professionals and/or your own doctor before undergoing treatment.
Yes, this therapy can only be administered with a prescription from a medical doctor. When you arrive for your first treatment, our experienced medical professionals will consult with you regarding your specific health needs, any possible barriers to treatment and one of our medical doctors will assess your suitability for IV Therapy.
At Vital IV Therapy, we offer various IV therapy treatments tailored to address specific needs and health goals. Some of our most popular treatments include the Limitless Elite, Focus, Metaboliser, and Supercharge drips. Our medical team can help you select the most appropriate treatment for your individual needs and in most cases, will recommend a custom designed drip just for you.
Typically, an IV therapy session takes between 30 minutes to an hour, depending on the specific treatment and individual needs.
The frequency of IV therapy sessions depends on your individual needs and health goals. Some people may benefit from weekly sessions, while others may only need treatment every few weeks or months. Our medical team will help you create a personalised treatment plan based on your needs.
Some medical conditions may be contraindicated for IV therapy. It’s essential to discuss your medical history with our experienced medical professionals to determine if IV therapy is appropriate for you.
Most people tolerate IV therapy well. However, potential side effects can include pain or swelling at the injection site, dizziness, lightheadedness and allergic reactions. If you experience any adverse side effects during or after treatment, inform our medical team immediately.
The cost of IV therapy varies depending on the specific treatment and any additional services or add-ons. To obtain a copy of our Vitamin Menu (in other words, our price list), contact us here and we’ll send it to you!
Most insurance plans do not cover IV Vitamin & Mineral Therapy, as it is often considered an elective or wellness treatment. It’s best to check with your insurance provider to determine if any coverage is available.
You can book an appointment online through our website here or by calling our clinic directly. If you have any additional questions or need assistance, our friendly staff will be happy to help.