IV Therapy

IV Therapy

IV Therapy services offered in San Antonio, TX

If you’re constantly tired or sick, it may be because you’re carrying excess body weight, have a nutrient deficiency, or suffer from ongoing dehydration. At Appiah's Signature MedSpa in San Antonio, Texas, aesthetics specialist Lydia Appiah-Dwamena, MD, and her staff provide intravenous (IV) therapy to maximize your health and overall well-being. Schedule an evaluation by phone or online today.

What is IV therapy?

IV therapy at Appiah's Signature MedSpa is a wellness treatment that infuses nutrients and fluids into your body via one of your veins. IV therapy is a simple, relaxing treatment that provides exceptional results for your health without risks or side effects. 

The Appiah's Signature MedSpa team tailors each IV treatment based on your unique needs to maximize the results.

What are the common ingredients in IV therapy?

Some of the many types of IV therapy treatments at Appiah's Signature MedSpa include Myers’ cocktail and standard IV drips. Ingredients may include:

  • Saline
  • Dextrose
  • Fluids
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Magnesium
  • B vitamins
  • Amino acids
  • Antioxidants

The combination of ingredients that’s best suited for you depends on your symptoms, lifestyle, medical history, and whether you’re deficient in any nutrients. You may require a simple blood test to know for sure.

Which advantages does IV therapy offer?

IV therapy at Appiah's Signature MedSpa provides various health benefits, including:

  • Improved nutritional intake
  • More energy
  • Fewer nutrient deficiencies
  • Stronger immune system
  • Easier weight management
  • Lower risk of illnesses and diseases
  • Faster recovery after sports training
  • Improved sports performance

IV therapy can optimize your metabolism and aid in weight loss. The Appiah's Signature MedSpa experts might combine IV therapy with other treatments to enhance the way you look and feel.

What happens during IV therapy?

During IV therapy at Appiah's Signature MedSpa, you rest in a reclining chair. Your specialist inserts a needle into your vein to infuse fluids and nutrients. You might take a nap, read a book, use your phone, listen to music, or simply relax. 

IV therapy sessions typically last 30-60 minutes, sometimes longer. Your wellness specialist lets you know what to expect ahead of time so you can plan your day. IV therapy makes an excellent lunchtime treatment. 

What can I expect after my treatment?

You may feel more energized immediately after IV therapy. Over time, you can expect additional improvements in the way your body looks, functions, and feels. Repeat IV therapy sessions provide exceptional, long-lasting health benefits. 

The Appiah's Signature MedSpa team determines when to schedule your next treatment session. Schedule IV therapy at Appiah's Signature MedSpa by calling the office or booking an appointment online today.