Compounding Pharmacy Shipping to Washington State

Compounding Pharmacy Shipping to Washington State

Do you live in the state of Washington, and have you been looking for customized medication solutions? For instance, does the dose of your medication seem inadequate, or do you hate the way you have to take the medication, such as the taste? The Compounding Pharmacy of America offers you a number of options to […]

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Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month: Protecting Your Child’s Eyes

Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month: Protecting Your Child’s Eyes

It’s August, and not only are your kids likely going back to school this month, but it’s also (by little coincidence) Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. Prevent Blindness, a nationwide advocacy organization, first designated this month-long holiday, if you will, in 2014. Now is the time to get your children’s eyes checked before school […]

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What Are Statins: FAQs on Cholesterol Medications

What Are Statins: FAQs on Cholesterol Medications

You’ve probably heard this name recently in commercials or even in TV shows or movies: statins. The obvious question that follows is, “What are statins?” Statins are a class of medications that are typically prescribed for high cholesterol, although they do serve a few other purposes, which will we get to later. To find out […]

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Antibiotic Choices: Considerations for Antibiotic Types

Antibiotic Choices: Considerations for Antibiotic Types

Have you recently been prescribed an antibiotic for any reason? If you are like most people, you probably have never thought about the possible complications that can be caused by what is often considered a routine medication. Unfortunately, there are many issues you should consider before filling your antibiotic prescription at the local pharmacy. When […]

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Food-Drug Interactions: Foods that Affect the Way Medications Work

Food-Drug Interactions: Foods that Affect the Way Medications Work

Did you know that what you eat can affect the way your medications work? Many people have prescribed medications for everything from an illness to high blood pressure. These medications can each have an interaction with the foods you eat. Some foods can intensify or weaken the medications you take which can be harmful to […]

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Changes to Compounding Pharmacy Regulations Eyed by the FDA in 2018

Changes to Compounding Pharmacy Regulations Eyed by the FDA in 2018

Accuracy in drug prescriptions has become a priority in recent years, especially with the outbreak of prescription drug abuse. Because of this, more people are turning to compounding pharmacies to ensure that they are receiving the right amount and dosage of prescribed medication. It is in this light that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration […]

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Tips for Caring for Sick Pets: FAQs and Information on Medications for Pets

Tips for Caring for Sick Pets: FAQs and Information on Medications for Pets

People live with pets for different reasons. Many of them love the company in their home and treat them like members of the family. Aside from food, water, and shelter, pets also need special care when they get sick. Signs That Your Pet May Be Sick As our pets grow older, they develop diseases depending […]

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Common Prescription Medications that can Cause Liver Damage

Common Prescription Medications that can Cause Liver Damage

Although prescription medications are designed to treat a specific illness or address a particular health condition, they don’t come without side effects and contraindications. Some drugs may have a negative impact on the human body, particularly the liver. That’s why it’s important to know some of the common prescription drugs that may increase the risk […]

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Understanding Hormone Imbalance in Women: Testing, Treatment and FAQs

Understanding Hormone Imbalance in Women: Testing, Treatment and FAQs

Hormones are chemical messengers in the body that primarily control bodily functions such as metabolism, digestion, sleep, respiration, stress, mood, movement, reproduction, growth and tissue function. They are produced by different glands in the endocrine system such as the hypothalamus, pituitary, thyroid, adrenal, pancreas, ovaries (women), and testes (men). When normal production and levels of […]

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Common Injuries and Ailments Experienced by Athletes

Common Injuries and Ailments Experienced by Athletes

May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month. It’s a wonderful time to reinforce the importance of exercise and fitness. Regular physical activity can prevent several chronic conditions, including diabetes, heart disease, and obesity. In addition to encouraging physical activity, May is a good time to reinforce the importance of preventing injury during exercise and […]

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