The answer is simple: Commercially manufactured medications aren’t appropriate for everyone. That’s where compounding pharmacists come in. They can create a drug that will achieve the same benefit of a commercially created one, but specifically tailored to the patient.
The name refers to “compounds,” which are formulations of pharmaceutical ingredients that can be customized to a patient’s specific needs. That could involve removing an allergen or adding a flavor.
Almost any kind! Compounded prescriptions are ideal for any patient requiring unique dosages and/or delivery devices. Compounding applications can include:
There are several reasons why prescribers and pharmacists provide compounded medications for patients. The primary reason for compounding is to avoid patient non-compliance, which means the patient is either unable or unwilling to use the medication as directed. Many patients are allergic to preservatives or dyes, or require a dosage that is different from the standard drug strengths.
At Puramint Pharmacy, we’re here for all your compounding pharmacy needs. Our dedicated team of experienced pharmacists is committed to providing you with customized medications tailored to your unique requirements. Whether you have specific allergies, dosage preferences, or require specialized formulations, we have the expertise and dedication to meet your individual needs. Trust us to be your reliable partner in healthcare, ensuring you receive the personalized care and attention you deserve. Your well-being is our priority, and we’re here to support you every step of the way.