The Rising Cost of Medication and Why Compounding Makes More Sense

The Rising Cost of Medication and Why Compounding Makes More Sense

You never know what brings people to try a compounding pharmacy, but it usually involves their quest for truth.  One of our patients, Eva, is a case in point. Her story will probably feel familiar to you because in a way, we all live this. You see, what your insurance company doesn’t want you to […]

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Are Compounding Pharmacies Safe?

Are Compounding Pharmacies Safe?

Compounding describes the practice of combining prescription medications in a controlled environment. Licensed pharmacists, physicians, or outsourcing facilities perform compounding under close supervision to create medications tailored to individual patients. Many patients take several medications or have sensitivities to certain compounds, additives, or other medications, and therefore need a more customized approach to their prescriptions. […]

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Treating Gout Pain with Compounded Pain Creams

Treating Gout Pain with Compounded Pain Creams

Gout is a complicated medical condition that usually affects the feet. Excess uric acid in the body builds up and causes swelling and pain in the joints of the foot. Treating the gout pain that typically accompanies sudden gout attacks is intense and can feel as though the foot is on fire. Understanding Gout Gout […]

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Common Medications Prescribed for Tourette’s Syndrome

Common Medications Prescribed for Tourette’s Syndrome

A person with Tourette Syndrome (TS) can have trouble with involuntary muscle, phonic, and behavioral outbursts. Controlling these symptoms is achievable with help from the right prescription drugs. These prescriptions can be life-changing for children with TS who may otherwise struggle in school, work, or social situations. Yet parents sometimes have difficulty getting their children […]

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Compounding Sublingual Medications

Compounding Sublingual Medications

  Sublingual, derived from the Latin, means “under the tongue.” Sublingual medications are those that work by diffusing their ingredients into the blood through the tissues beneath the tongue. This type of medication has many proven benefits over traditional oral delivery systems (those you swallow). A compounding pharmacy can work with you to create custom […]

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Compounding Non-Addictive Medications for Safer Pain Management

Compounding Non-Addictive Medications for Safer Pain Management

Millions of Americans deal with pain every single day. There are countless causes for their discomfort, from injuries sustained in vehicle accidents to the agony of chronic illnesses. Regardless of the source, people just like you are forced to rely on medications to make life bearable. At The Compounding Pharmacy of America, we understand how important […]

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Compounding Dental Dry Socket Preparations

Compounding Dental Dry Socket Preparations

At Compounding Pharmacy of America, we specialize in alternate drug forms and doses so you can get the results you need to live a happier, healthier life. Our job is to make medication formulated for your specific needs, including medications and pastes for post dental procedures. One of the most common oral surgeries is wisdom teeth removal, […]

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Compounding Corticosteroids For Psoriasis

Compounding Corticosteroids For Psoriasis

Create a Custom Compound for Psoriasis People with psoriasis know that it is about more than itchy patches of skin. The inflamed areas burn and itch. Additionally, visible psoriasis leaves scaly red patches of skin and can be unsightly and embarrassing. At the Compounding Pharmacy of America, we understand the challenge of psoriasis. With an […]

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FDA Approved Generic Heartworm Medicine for Dogs

FDA Approved Generic Heartworm Medicine for Dogs

In February, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the approval of the first generic drug to treat heartworm disease in canines, Diroban. We are excited about this new development at Compounding Pharmacy of America, because it’s a cost-effective option. A parasitic worm that looks like a piece of thread causes heartworm disease. Though tiny, […]

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Compounding Lidocaine Creams and Injections

Compounding Lidocaine Creams and Injections

The Compounding Pharmacy of America offers unique and customized formulations for patients with prescriptions for lidocaine injections. For orthopedic, pain management, or cardiac-related use, speak with our expert compounding pharmacists to understand all of your options for customizing your Lidocaine prescription formula. What is Lidocaine? Lidocaine is an FDA approved medication that has a range […]

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