Vitamin B12 Inject NL

Images are for illustrative purposes only


Vitamin B12 shots are injections that a doctor may prescribe to treat a vitamin B12 deficiency, especially if a person’s body has difficulty absorbing the vitamin. A deficiency in vitamin B12 can lead to various health problems, ranging from fatigue to permanent neurological changes.

Injections are usually for people with bodies that have problems absorbing vitamin B12 and those who have undergone gastric surgery. This is because shots enable the body to absorb vitamin B12 without it having to go through the digestive system.

Original price was: R150.Current price is: R135.

SKU: NL055


A B12 injection refers to the administration of vitamin B12 via an injection into the muscle or subcutaneous tissue. Vitamin B12, also known as cobalamin, is an essential nutrient that plays a crucial role in various bodily functions, including nerve function, DNA synthesis, and the formation of red blood cells.

B12 injections are commonly used to treat or prevent vitamin B12 deficiency, which can occur due to factors such as poor dietary intake, malabsorption disorders, or certain medical conditions. Individuals who follow a vegetarian or vegan diet may also require B12 supplementation since animal products are the primary dietary source of B12.

The injection form of vitamin B12 is often preferred over oral supplements in cases where absorption may be impaired or in individuals with severe deficiency, as it allows for direct absorption into the bloodstream. B12 injections bypass the digestive system, ensuring that the vitamin is readily available for use by the body.
B12 injections are typically administered by a healthcare professional, such as a nurse or physician, using a sterile needle and syringe. The injection site is usually the deltoid muscle in the arm or the outer thigh muscle. The frequency of B12 injections depends on the individual’s condition and the severity of deficiency but may range from once per week to once per month.

The benefits of B12 injections include replenishing vitamin B12 levels in the body, improving energy levels, reducing fatigue, and supporting overall health and well-being. B12 deficiency can lead to symptoms such as weakness, fatigue, dizziness, tingling or numbness in the hands and feet, and cognitive problems. Receiving B12 injections can help alleviate these symptoms and restore optimal vitamin B12 levels in the body.

Shipping & Returns

Looking for a bit more information about how online orders are processed? Here are some commonly asked questions and answers regarding our Online Shop!

How do I know that my order has been received?
When your order has been successfully received by our system, you’ll see a confirmation page. A confirmation e-mail will also be sent to the e-mail address you specified, giving the details of your order. This confirmation indicates that your order has been received. If you can’t find this confirmation email, check your spam or junk mail folders.

Fulfilment of your order may be impacted by stock availability however an email will be forwarded to you once your order is packed and ready for shipping. This email will include tracking details so that you can trace your parcel.

I live outside of South Africa, can I place an order?
Unfortunately, we only deliver to addresses within South Africa at this stage.

I live in South Africa, how much does shipping cost?
Shipping from our Anabolics ZA site is only R 150 nationwide!

When will be delivery arrive?
All orders are sent via a door-to-door courier service. Please make sure that there is someone to receive your order at your nominated address between Monday to Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm. Please note that your order will take 2 – 3 working days from date of payment to arrive. Deliveries to outlying areas may take longer.

Can I make a change or cancel my order after purchasing?
No changes and cancellations are not possible once the order has been processed and an order confirmation screen is displayed.

What is the return policy and process?
Anabolics ZA products are medicines so we cannot refund or accept returns. If you are unsatisfied with your order in any way, please contact us within 30 days of your order via email and we will do our best to resolve your issue.

I have an issue with my order – what do I do next?
Contact us if you have any queries about your order. Refer to your order number as a reference.

Trending Products

Our latest and most popular products