By: Dr. Ojen Masrour on September 16, 2016
The science of losing weight is a field in which scientists, nutritionists, and medical professionals are constantly researching and learning. Just as new technology is always being rapidly developed, so too is the science of weight loss. One of the most exciting tools available today for those in the San Fernando Valley interested in reaching their healthiest weight is Lipotropic Injections
What are Lipotropic/MIC Injections?
In addition to engaging in a healthy diet and regular exercise, one of the best available supplements for your weight loss is a lipotropic injection. Lipotropic injections are also known as MIC injections, which stands for methionine, inositol, and choline—the three active substances in a lipotropic injection. Used to target stubborn fat deposits in the neck, hips, stomach, inner thighs, and bottom, a lipotropic injection is comprised of fat burning substances that focus directly on the body’s problematic areas.
One of the most powerful and effective ingredients in a lipotropic injection is methionine, which works in conjunction with the liver to healthily remove fat from the body, particularly in the target areas listed above. Other ingredients in a lipotropic injection may include inositol—very similar to methionine in structure and purpose—and choline, which redistributes fat-causing cholesterol so that it doesn’t anchor to a particular part of the body, like the stomach, inner thighs, and the like. B12, a powerful metabolism boosting vitamin, is sometimes incorporated into these lipotropic injection cycles, in order to boost the effects of the injection’s fat-burning properties. In addition to aiding the lipotropic injection’s effects, B12 is also an energy-boosting vitamin, so that you’re losing weight while enjoying unprecedented energy and focus.
To burn fat, lipotropic injections encourage the liver to produce lecithin, which breaks down stubborn fat deposits into fatty acids. The benefit of transforming fat deposits to fatty acids is this: the body stores fat deposits, but it is eagerly inclined to use fatty acids as an immediate source of energy, effectively burning your existing fat away.
For those seeking a healthier, more active lifestyle in the West Hills area, there’s no better way to aid your fitness journey than to supplement your efforts with a lipotropic injection. All in all, lipotropic injections promote efficient liver function, lowered cholesterol, and effective weight loss as a whole.
What are the advantages of Lipotropic Injections versus other weight loss supplements?
Of course, diet and exercise are at the forefront of achieving and maintaining a healthy weight. However, supplements are indispensable tools that aid your overall health as you venture on your weight loss journey. In comparing lipotropic injections to other weight loss supplements, lipotropic injections are far and away the healthier, more effective choice in weight-loss aids. Why? For starters, oral weight loss supplements like diet pills often take a long time to take effect, if it all. The body is far less capable of digesting and absorbing an oral supplement’s active ingredients, and there’s no way to target a specific area of the body.
As for lipotropic injections—they are injected into a particular part of the body that needs targeting, whether it be the stomach, thighs, hips, neck, buttocks, or otherwise. Additionally, lipotropic injections are comprised of only necessary and effective ingredients—no fillers. That means that lipotropic injections are crafted to make every ingredient count towards your weight loss, active at the body’s functional and chemical levels. While oral supplements are digested by the stomach after consumption, lipotropic injections work immediately at the targeted site, boosting the liver’s fat-burning lecithin production and encouraging the healthy redistribution of fat-causing cholesterol.
All in all, lipotropic injections are undeniably superior to oral supplements whose results are slow and unguaranteed. MIC/lipotropic injections in greater Los Angeles are fast-working, effective, and built to work from the outset.
What should I know about Lipotropic Injections in the San Fernando Valley area?
When it comes to medicine, each individual is different and surely benefits from a consultation with a West Hills weight loss doctor who can address any and all questions or concerns you might have regarding lipotropic injections. However, there are few helpful things to learn and understand when it comes to lipotropic injections so that you are well-equipped with knowledge as you explore your weight loss options.
What are the side effects of lipotropic injections? By and large, the side effects of lipotropic injections are limited, although it’s important to note that all drugs and medications come with inherent risks. Those who have undergone lipotropic injections have reported minor side effects such as: mild itching and/or burning at the injection site, or mild lethargy as the body processes the lipotropic substances (an effect that clears away soon after and is usually replaced with greater energy and mental clarity). Other potential side effects include: fatigue and stomach upset.
Do lipotropic injections have other benefits, in addition to weight loss? Yes! Lipotropic injections potentially offer numerous health benefits outside of weight loss, including: a more effective digestive system, a better hormonal balance, improved gut health, stronger and shinier nails and hair, diminish the symptoms of arthritis, and more. Though none of these effects are guaranteed, the active ingredients in lipotropic injections are also responsible for much of the bonus effects above.
If you're looking for an edge when it comes to losing weight, or if you're looking for a helpful boost in your diet and exercise routine, look no further than lipotropic injections. At Heathy Transformation MD, we promise the very best in West Hills doctor-supervised weight loss regimens. No matter your goals, our team has the knowledge, extensive experience, and cutting edge resources necessary to make your weight loss and maintenance goals a reality.
As a Diplomate of the American Board of Family Medicine, Dr. Masrour, founder of Healthy Transformations based in West Hills, CA does not limit his practice to traditional western medicine. His practice includes a focus and sub-specializations in weight loss, functional medicine, diabetes, cardio-metabolic risk reduction, preventative medicine, and men's and women's health. Dr. Masrour is only committed to one goal: partnering with you to implement a healthy lifestyle now, to ensure wellbeing for years to come. Contact us today to schedule a consultation with Dr. Masrour. We can always be reached at 818-702-9962.