B12 Injections In San Diego

B12 is a necessary nutrient in order to have a healthy ​mind and body. Many people have a B12 deficiency and don't even know. This nutrient is not made by your body so it is very easy for one to develop a deficiency of it. B12 injections can improve energy levels, help with focus, better one's mood, and more! Call us today to learn more about B12 injections or to schedule your appointment.

What are the benefits of B12 injections?

B12 injections have been shown to provide a large variety of benefits.

  • Increases energy

  • Helps the formation of red blood cells

  • Enhances memory and focus

  • Raises mood

  • Improves the function of the immune and nervous systems

What causes a B12 deficiency?

For most people, the main thing causing a lack of B12 is diet. The main sources of B12 are animal products such as eggs, meat, and fish. With this being said, vegetarians and vegans are more likely to have a B12 deficiency. Another reason is some people have conditions that prevent their bodies from properly metabolizing the nutrient. Injections are a great solution to treat a deficiency in either of these instances.

How often should you get B12 shots?

There is not a one-size-fits-all for how often to get B12 injections. Some patients might need to get an injection as frequently as 3 times a week while others might do it once in a great while to feel renewed. On average, patients tend to receive an injection around once every week or every other week.​

How do B12 injections help with weight loss?

B12 can not only assist weight loss but also speed it up in a couple of direct and indirect ways. B12 increases metabolism which in turn causes the patient to burn more energy and lose weight. Also, the improved energy levels patients experience with B12 injections help the patient burn more calories which leads to improved weight loss.

Where are B12 injections available?

B12 Injections are available at both our El Cajon and Pacific Beach Clinics. If you are suffering from a lack of energy, give us a call or come on in to see how B12 injections can improve your health and wellness.