1. Podiatric Compounding

    Podiatric Compounding Foot and Leg Issues Can Benefit from Compounds at The PharmaCompoundia Podiatrists and other healthcare professionals encounter numerous problems that may be helped with compounded medications: Arthritis Athlete’s Foot Blisters Calluses Diabetic Neuropathy Dry Skin Edema/Swelling Inflammation Muscle Spasms Nail Removal Neuralgias/Neuropathic Pain Neuritis (tingling pain) On…Read More

  2. Cognitive/Brain Functioning and Nootropics

    The increase of Alzheimer’s disease has captured the attention of many Americans. The aging process is challenging enough without the fear of declining cognitive function. The actual cause of Alzheimer’s disease is still unknown, but there are factors that can increase or decrease the risk of developing the disease. A diet of fast foods with too much sugar and saturated fat can clog our arteri…Read More

  3. Bioidentical Hormone Replacement: Guiding Principles for Practice (Tri-Est vs. Bi-Est)

    Bioidentical Hormone Replacement: Guiding Principles for Practice (Tri-Est vs. Bi-Est) Before synthetic and nonhuman hormones were in common use, there was no need for a term like bioidentical. Before synthetic and nonhuman hormones were in common use, there was no need for a term like bioidentical. For the purpose of this review, bioidentical hormones are defined as hormones identical in structur…Read More

  4. B12 With Lipotropics and Weight Loss

    The PharmaCompoundia compounds a variety of Lipotropic injections typically ordered by doctors to aid in weight loss. We compound M.I.C. injections with B Vitamins. Many combinations can be made per your doctor's order. Vitamin B12 is an dietary molecular complex and is involved in the healthy functioning of the central nervous system, blood formation, and cellular metabolism. For individuals who …Read More

  5. Menopause and PMS

    Menopause and PMS Menopause is a naturally occurring biologic process in females, generally occurring in from age 45 to 55. Menopause occurs after the last ovulation marking the end of the fertile period of a female’s life. It is defined as the permanent end of menses and fertility occurring 12 months after a patients last menstruation. During menopause the body regulates itself to acquire a new…Read More

  6. Vaginal Atrophy and Female Sexual Dysfunction

    Vaginal Atrophy and Female Sexual Dysfunction Chart During peri-menopause and menopause, vaginal atrophy and sexual dysfunction are often reported as problematic. Untreated vaginal atrophy can lead to painful sex and low desire. We recognize that sexual dysfunction can be caused by other causes, and a thorough evaluation needs to be done to determine if hormones or other therapies may be of benefi…Read More

  7. Compounding for Podiatry

    Compounding for Podiatry Podiatry is the study and treatment of the feet, ankles and lower leg. Many patients suffering from arthritis and diabetes also suffer from foot ailments. Symptoms can include pain, swelling, circulatory issues and neuropathy-caused numbness in the lower leg and foot. How Compounding Can Help At The PharmaCompoundia we create custom medications to treat the exact needs of …Read More

  8. Topical Glutathione for Skin Lightening

    Topical Glutathione for Skin Lightening In the Pharmacy Consulting Department, we receive many calls about skin-lightening compounds. Some of the ingredients we recommend are Hydroquinone, Kojic acid, Tretinoin, Azelaic Acid, and Arbutin to name a few. Glutathione has been mentioned by Dr. Oz and other cosmetic companies as a safer alternative for skin lightening. It has been used as a topical cre…Read More

  9. Hormones: Dr. John R. Lee’s Three Rules for BHRT

    Hormones: Dr. John R. Lee’s Three Rules for BHRT Use a sprinkle of common sense and a dash of logic. by John R. Lee, M.D. The recent Lancet publication of the Million Women Study (MWS) removes any lingering doubt that there's something wrong with conventional HRT (see Million Woman Study in the UK, Published in The Lancet, Gives New Insight into HRT and Breast Cancer for details). Why would…Read More

  10. Remedies for Insomnia How Can The PharmaCompoundia Help?

    Insomnia is a condition where an individual can have a difficult time falling asleep or staying asleep. 30-40% of Americans have sleep issues each year. When sleep disorders last longer than one month, they are classified as a chronic sleep disorder. Scientists do not know why we sleep, but the lack of sleep can affect our mood, our physical wellness, and our overall happiness. REM sleep is the ti…Read More