Vitamin B12 is a water soluble vitamin that is naturally present in some foods, added to others and also available as a supplement and prescription medication. Vitamin B12 is required for proper red blood cell formation, DNA synthesis and neurological function. It is involved in the metabolism of every cell in the body.
Most omnivorous people in developed countries obtain enough vitamin B12- Natural sources of B12 are:
Vegans and vegetarians can be more at risk of having a deficiency due to their diet, so are advised to take a daily dose of B12 either via various foods or supplements/tablets.
Injection vs Pill
When injected B12 is absorbed into the body and the body uses it to help formulate red blood cells and help facilitate proper cardiovascular and nervous system functions.
B12 also helps break down carbohydrates so that the body can use them as energy.
If you want to boost energy levels, protect against certain diseases and promote health and beauty it’s time you booked yourself on to a course of B12 injections.
There are various benefits to taking vitamin B12:
PAYG Injections – £50
Introductory Course – Total 6 Injections
Once a week x 4 plus once a month x 2 £220 (Saving £80!!!)
Please note this recommendation will depend on how you are feeling as you may not need them as frequently as that. Follow up consultations will ensure you receive the correct dose.
Contact me now to book an appointment.