Dosage forms

10 Ways to Administer Medications

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In addition to compounding unique medications for each individuals’ specific needs, Horst Pharmacy can put those compound medications into a wide variety of dosage forms.  Some common dosage form examples include: Troches, which are “lozenges” that dissolve in the mouth. Emollient cream, which help keep the skin dry by reducing water loss from the epidermis […]

What is Compounding?

What is Compounding?

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Compounding is the traditional method of preparing customized medications to help meet unique physician and patient needs. Compounding pharmacists focus on providing innovative patient care.  This may involve compounding an eye drop in a sterile compounding lab, an injection for impotency, preparing medications for veterinarians, or providing natural, bio-identical hormone replacement therapy.  Also know as […]