TRADITIONAL PHARMACY VS. COMPOUNDING PHARMACY: WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE?

You might have heard about a compounding pharmacy and wondered what exactly it was all about. Or this could be the first time you are hearing the term. We are here to help you understand the difference and how you can benefit from these services. First off, we not only provide such services, but we care about our patients. This allows us to understand your special needs. So, what exactly is Compounding? Compounding is both an art and a science. It could be described as an artisanal way of creating personalized medications. Compounded medications are made based on a practitioner’s prescription, in which individual ingredients are mixed together in the exact strength and dosage form required by the patient. This method allows the compounding pharmacist to work with the patient and the prescriber to customize a medication to meet the patient’s specific needs. So, there is no “one-size-fits-all” approach [...]