Category Archives: Pain Management

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. It begins with too little uric acid being eliminated out of the body. Excess uric acid in the body builds up and forms crystals in the joints, causing swelling and pain. The pain that typically accompanies sudden gout attacks is intense and can feel […]

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Are You Among Those at Increased Risk for Colorectal Cancer?

Are You Among Those at Increased Risk for Colorectal Cancer?

Colorectal cancer, or cancer of the large intestine (colon) and rectum, is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. The rising prevalence of colorectal cancer leads to a few important questions. Who is most at risk for colorectal cancer? How do you know if you are at risk? Can you do anything […]

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Cold Weather Can Exacerbate Your Arthritis Pain

Cold Weather Can Exacerbate Your Arthritis Pain

Do you feel telltale aches and pains when the temperatures begin to dip? You are not alone. Many Americans report an increase in discomfort during the winter months, specifically as it pertains to joint pain. Experts are not sure why arthritis pain becomes worse during the winter months, but many sufferers say that they experience […]

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Work with Your Compounding Pharmacist to Reduce Acetaminophen Levels in Medication

Work with Your Compounding Pharmacist to Reduce Acetaminophen Levels in Medication

Painkiller That Can Kill Do you know what’s in your prescription and over-the-counter medication? You’re probably aware medication contains fillers, and that it may also contain substances that are bad for you. Fillers and active ingredients can cause allergic reactions. One common painkiller causes hundreds of deaths every year. Dangers of Acetaminophen Acetaminophen, sold over […]

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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 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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Common Medications That Can Be Compounded Into Pain Creams

Common Medications That Can Be Compounded Into Pain Creams

Standard medication doses and delivery options aren’t always enough. Many pharmacies offer only limited choices, which may not be safe or smart for special needs cases. These individuals may be forced to take matters into their hands or skip their doses. There are a variety of situations that can require alternative medications, including: Children who […]

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