What is IV Nutrient Therapy?

Category: Nutrition/Diets


IV nutrient therapy is the process of giving vital nutrients to the body via the bloodstream by accessing the vein with a small needle. The nutrients can be a small amount that is pushed in slowly with a syringe over 5 to 15 minutes or a bag that is dripped in slowly over 30 minutes to 4 hours.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with IV Nutrient Therapy

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently using IV Nutrient Therapy

Dosage Patients
1 other monthly 1

Why patients stopped taking IV Nutrient Therapy

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Change in health plan coverage 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using IV Nutrient Therapy


Currently using IV Nutrient Therapy

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped using IV Nutrient Therapy

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 0
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for IV Nutrient Therapy.