Tag Archives: Customized Compounds

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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Common Inactive Ingredients in Prescription Drugs

Common Inactive Ingredients in Prescription Drugs

What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You If you regularly take medication, you may be ingesting more than just what your doctor prescribed. Many medications contain the pain reliever acetaminophen, a substance that even in low doses can cause liver damage. Prescription drugs also contain a wide range of fillers, artificial flavors, coatings and other […]

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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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Manage Heart Medications with Your Compounding Pharmacist

Manage Heart Medications with Your Compounding Pharmacist

Heart Medications Require Careful Attention Heart medications are lifesaving and crucial for many Americans. The American Heart Association reports that heart disease claims more than 17 million lives every year, and heart medications are one of the most important defenses for Americans at risk of death from heart disease, cardiovascular problems and stroke. People who […]

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Interstitial Cystitis (IC) and Compounded Urinary Medication Options

Interstitial Cystitis (IC) and Compounded Urinary Medication Options

Understanding Interstitial Cystitis and Available Treatments Many people take their bladder for granted, so when a problem arises, it is usually noticeable and often unpleasant. Interstitial cystitis (IC) is a persistent bladder issue that causes pain in the bladder area and persistent lower urinary tract symptoms lasting six weeks or more without infection. People who […]

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Erectile Dysfunction and Diabetes: Causes, Connections and Safe Treatment for ED

Erectile Dysfunction and Diabetes: Causes, Connections and Safe Treatment for ED

Physicians haven’t placed enough emphasis on the connection between diabetes and erectile dysfunction (ED) in the past. The prevalence of ED in diabetics is significant. Although these are two separate conditions, they exist together a large percentage of the time. If you’re one of thousands of men with ED and diabetes, take heart: There is […]

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Easy Prescription Refills with Compounding Pharmacy

Easy Prescription Refills with Compounding Pharmacy

Millions of Americans rely on prescription medication every day, and managing several prescriptions can quickly turn into a stressful hassle. The Compounding Pharmacy of America provides prescription compounding services so Americans can get the medication they need in the correct form and the correct dosage. Our compounding pharmacy not only provides convenient compounding services, but […]

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A Pharmacist’s Guide to Anti-Aging: Keeping Skin Healthy and Young

A Pharmacist’s Guide to Anti-Aging: Keeping Skin Healthy and Young

To get ready for National Healthy Skin Month in America this November, the Compounding Pharmacy of America wants our patients to know how compounding can help in keeping skin healthy and young. With proper daily care and the right techniques and applications, you can slow the signs of aging, reduce dry skin, provide sun protection […]

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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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