1. Adrenal Dysfunction and Thyroid Imbalance

    Many patients have tried synthetic thyroid hormones, such as levothyroxine and liothyronine, and have found that Natural "Compounded" Thyroid is the only form that works adequately for them, reporting that they simply do not feel as well when they take levothyroxine alone or with liothyronine. Certain forms and strengths of Natural Thyroid are available only through compounding pharmacies. In addi…Read More

  2. What is Andropause or Male Menopause? Take the Test!

    // What is Andropause or Male Menopause? Similar to menopause in women, andropause arrives in a man’s life when there is a drastic drop in hormone levels. When levels of testosterone fall, the condition is called hypogonadism (hypo=low, gonad=testis). Although total testosterone may not drop drastically, free testosterone, or the active form of testosterone, drops s…Read More

  3. Drug Shortages

    Drug Shortages FDA takes great efforts, within its legal authority, to address and prevent drug shortages, which can occur for many reasons, including manufacturing and quality problems, delays, and discontinuations. The agency works closely with manufacturers of drugs in short supply to communicate the issue and to help restore availability. FDA also works with other firms who manufacturer the …Read More

  4. The Benefits of Vitamin B Complex

    The Benefits of Vitamin B Complex Referred to as vitamin B complex, the eight B vitamins — B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B7, B9, B12 — play an important role in keeping our bodies running like well-oiled machines. These essential nutrients help convert our food into fuel, allowing us to stay energized throughout the day. While many of the following vitamins work in tandem, each has its own specific bene…Read More

  5. Custom Compounding Information

    In 1938, when the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act was passed, very few dosage forms were available and pharmacists compounded more than 250 million prescriptions annually. Nearly all of those prescriptions were compounded from bulk materials. Through the years, technical advancements in compounding equipment have allowed pharmacists to meet the growing needs of patients. Today, a custom compound is pr…Read More

  6. Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy vs. Conventional HRT

    Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy vs. Conventional Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) It is very important to understand that this study was performed on women undergoing conventional hormone replacement therapy, meaning that the hormones used in treatment were not bio-identical Hormones. For example, the Estrogen used in Conventional HRT hormones is taken from the urine of pregnant horses.…Read More

  7. Boric Acid Cure for Bacterial Vaginosis

    Boric Acid Cure for Bacterial Vaginosis Boric acid is an extremely effective natural cure for BV, or bacterial vaginosis, when used properly. A number of factors can offset the balance of the healthy pH of the vagina including menstrual flow, semen, and soap. As the pH becomes alkaline, the natural bacterial environment of the vagina also becomes upset and often results in bacterial vaginosis - an…Read More

  8. Chemical Peels by The PharmaCompoundia

    The PharmaCompoundia can make a variety of chemical peels using individual peeling agents or a combination of ingredients based on the needs of a doctor for their patient. We can even customize one for your office! What is a chemical peel? A chemical peel is a technique used to improve the appearance of the skin on the face, neck or hands. A chemical solution is applied to the skin that causes it …Read More

  9. Thyroid Medications from the PharmaCompoundia

    Thyroid Medications from The PharmaCompoundia Hypothyroidism (low thyroid hormone production) is a very common endocrine problem, affecting approximately  11 million people worldwide, and twice as many women as men. Symptoms of hypothyroidism include low energy, fatigue, cold in the extremities and constipation. Compounded options for treating hypothyroidism include: Active ingredients at specifi…Read More