Pain Management

From stress-induced headaches, to sports injuries and injuries at work, to injuries caused by auto accidents, pain can become something that many people live with on a daily basis. Chronic pain can be difficult to treat, and compounded prescription pain formulations may be the solution.

Benefits of Compounded Prescription Pain Formulations:

  • Enables a higher concentration of the prescribed medication to reach the tissues that need it (the actual site of the pain)
  • Help symptoms of chronic conditions such as: Arthritis and joint pain, Diabetic peripheral neuropathy, Fibromyalgia, Headaches, Muscle pain and muscle spasm, Nerve pain
  • Are an alternative to commercially prepared and commercially available medications that are customized to each individual’s unique pain-treating needs
  • Avoid first-pass metabolism in the gastro-intestinal tract and the liver
  • Are associated with fewer unwanted side effects than commercially prepared oral medications (such as constipation, dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, nervousness, stomach irritation)

Dosage Forms Include:

  • Topical creams and gels
  • Topical sprays
  • Nasal sprays
  • Custom-flavored troches
  • Suppositories
  • Combination formulations that contain multiple medications in one single prescription
  • Capsules

To learn more about the positive impacts of pain management, contact our Compounding Consultant Pharmacists today!