Pain Management Compounding

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People experience all types of aches and pains. Perhaps its caused by an injury or it’s a result of a chronic condition. While over the counter pain medication or prescription painkillers are the common solution, they don’t always work. 

Sometimes standard painkillers are not effective or have adverse side effects. This is where pain management compounding solutions can help. 

Our pharmacists can create unique compounds to assist with main management for all types of health and wellness conditions. Whether you’re recovering from a sports injury, surgery, or have a chronic condition, we can create the right pain management compound for you

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some frequently asked questions about pain management compounding.

Do you have a question that you need assistance with?  Please contact us, we’ll be glad to assist you!

Why Pain Management Compounding Prescriptions?

Pain management is unique for each person. Individuals have varying pain tolerance, and depending on your specific needs, over the counter or prescribed medication may not be the right solution for you. 

To help, doctors can prescribe a custom pain management compound prescription that combines multiple medical ingredients. These compounds are ideal for people who have allergies to existing pain medication. If you experience stomach discomfort, dizziness, drowsiness or other side effects, a pain management compound may be right for you.

What Conditions Can Be Treated By Pain Management Compounding?

Pain management compounds can be used to treat many different types of physical pain. Some of the most common conditions its used to treat include:

  • Muscle sprains and soreness
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Rectal pain
  • Back, shoulder and neck pain
  • Joint pain
  • Knee and ankle pain
  • Tennis elbow
  • Shingles pain
  • Arthritis
  • Whiplash and pain from accidents
  • Post surgery recovery pain

Speak with your physician or our pharmacists about the right pain management compound to treat your health condition.

Types Of Pain Management Compounds

Pain management compounds are an alternative to taking a tablet or capsule. Compounds are commonly in the form of a topical pain cream, spray, or gel. This is applied directly on the site of the pain and is absorbed through the skin. Other solutions include a nasal spray or a suppository.

Pain management compounds can include ingredients such as anti-inflammatories, pain relievers, muscle relaxants, anesthetics, neuropathic pain reducing agents, and vascular medications. Compounds will be made specifically to meet your medication requirements.

What Are The Benefits Of Pain Management Compounding?

Pain management compounds have become a popular alternative to traditional pain management medication for many reasons. They include:

  • Accurate dosing: Pain management compounds are made specifically for you. Doctors can mix ingredients to choose an exact dosage strength based on the unique conditions of your health situation. 
  • Less side effects: There are minimal potential size effects. There is a reduced odds of stomach issues, ulcers, and other issues from occurring. 
  • Less chance of addiction: Pain killers can be addictive. Using pain management compounds reduce the risk of drug dependence.
  • Focused pain management: You can apply the compound directly to the pain area, increasing its effectiveness.

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