NAD Therapy FAQ's
What is NAD?
Please go to our NAD section to learn more about our NAD therapy.
Who is Dr. Martinez?
How long is a session?
A standard day of NAD therapy can last from 2:30 to 5:00 hours.
What is the treatment process?
A professionally licensed nurse will start an intravenous line in your arm or hand. You might feel a little pressure in your stomach, the IV drip then is regulated by the nurse so the discomfort disappears.
Does treatment have to be intravenous? Can I buy NAD+ supplements at the health food store?
No, in order to increase NAD levels rapidly to achieve a therapeutic effect it is necessary to administer via IV. To maintain intracellular NAD levels up, an oral precursor of NAD+ can be taken.
Are patients given other drugs to ease their drug detox?
How is NAD treatment seen by the traditional medical community?
What happens after treatment for addiction?
We provide the patient with a 3 month a supply of the precursor oral of NAD+, Nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN)
How does NAD therapy help with addiction and substance abuse?
On the other hand, NAD stimulates neurotransmitters synthesis - Like Serotonin and Noradrenaline.
Is it a cure?
From the physiological point of view, the answer is yes. But after achieving the detoxification of the patient it is of the utmost necessity to approach the psychological aspect of the substance abuse condition
How much does it cost?
Is this covered by health insurance or wellness plans?
Are there any hotels nearby?
We are an outpatient clinic but we will gladly help our patients book hotels/rooms. Rosarito is a small town and there are many lodging options nearby. There are also a variety of AIRBNB available near our center.
How do we contact Baja Body Mind Center?
What sets the Baja Body Mind Center apart from other NAD treatment facilities?
We work with a laboratory that produces superior quality NAD. Dr. Martinez has complemented his NAD protocol treatment with additional substances like Vitamin C and Cocarboxylase. Our clinic is located on a beachfront property with beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean where our patients can enjoy an atmosphere of total privacy and calmness.
Can my family or friends join me for my treatment?
We suggest parents accompany teenagers or young children. For adults, we suggest they take their treatments on their own, though family is always welcome!
What is a booster? What about aftercare?
Do I need to stop substance consumption before I arrive for treatment?
To prevent severe withdrawal symptoms it is recommended to stop the consumption of any substance before the therapy starts.
Is it safe?
Extremely safe, there are no significant side effects.
Is it approved by the FDA?
Because NAD is a vitamin and naturally produced by our bodies, the FDA has not found any motives to asses NAD therapy.