Information for Physicians
More than one-third of U.S. adults are overweight or classified as obese. Weight loss has many beneficial results for obese or overweight people: lower chances for heart disease or stroke, lowers blood pressure, triglyceride and cholesterol levels, improves osteoarthritis, lowers risk for type 2 diabetes.
AnazaoHealth provides patient specific preparations or injections focused on weight loss or weight maintenance.
5HTP is a naturally occurring amino acid and is the immediate precursor of serotonin. When administered with Carbidopa, the 5HTP increases brain serotonin which is effective in decreasing appetite, decreasing craving for food and for promoting weight loss.
- Armour Thyroid
Armour Thyroid is a natural preparation - not a synthetic compound that provides both of the key thyroid hormones T3 and T4.
Phentermine, a contraction for "phenyl-tertiary-butylamine" is an appetite suppresant of the amphetamine and phenethylamine class. It helps reduce weight in obese patients when used short-term and combined with exercise, diet and behavioral modification. It works by helping to release certain chemicals in the brain that control appetite.
- T3/T4 Combination
For many hypothyroid patients, supplementing with T4 alone does not contstitute adequate treatment and requires T3 to be included.
- Chromium Chloride Injection
Chromium is a trace mineral and for certain individuals with high blood sugar levels, chromium may reduce insulin resistance, possibly reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes.
- B12 Injections
Cobalamin or Vitamin B12 helps to increase metabolism, gives a boost of energy and helps to fight stress and depression.
- Methionine/Inositol/Choline (M.I.C. Injection)
M.I.C. is a lipotropic combination containing the amino acid Methionine and two members of the Vitamin B family, Inositol and Choline. These substances combine to aid in fat utilization, breakdown and prevention of fat storage.
- Pyridoxine (B6) Injection
Vitamin B6 helps with weight loss through a stimulating effect on the thyroid and by reducing water retention. When calorie intake is low, Vitamin B6 helps convert stored carbohydrates to glucose to maintain normal blood sugar levels. Vitamin B6 is needed for more than 100 enzymes involved in protein metabolism.