P3 Archives

P3 Archives

July 12, 2023

Compounded medications: When an FDA-approved therapy isn’t quite right

By Kim Hansen, RPh, FAPC

For many patients, a compounded medication can be life-changing — even lifesaving.… (Read the rest)

April 26, 2023

Autism Spectrum Disorder and Methylation and Methylcobalamin

Compounding pharmacists can be a valuable resource for patients with autism. Many treatment options for autism are not available commercially and must be compounded by a reputable pharmacy.(Read the rest)

March 1, 2023

Finding colorectal cancer early is key

Compounders can help ease the side effects of colorectal cancer treatment

Once upon a time, you may have had to sit down with your young children to discuss the birds and the bees.… (Read the rest)

February 1, 2023

Heart Health + Hormone Replacement Therapy: Friend or Foe?

You may already be aware that heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States.… (Read the rest)

August 10, 2022

New Hope for Treatment-Resistant Depression, PTSD or Severe Anxiety Disorder

By Jim Hrncir RPh; Las Colinas Pharmacy Compounding & Wellness; Irving, TX

When people do not respond as well as hoped to medicines prescribed for depression, PTSD or severe anxiety disorder, the symptoms can be debilitating.… (Read the rest)

May 1, 2022

Take action to prevent breast cancer. Compounding can help.

While there is no certain or perfect way to prevent cancer, there are certain risk factors that increase the likelihood.… (Read the rest)

February 2, 2022

Pharmacies and drug shortages

When FDA determines that certain manufactured drugs are in shortage, who’s there for you? Who fills the gaps?… (Read the rest)

November 1, 2021

The Compounder’s Role in Transgender Health Care

Pharmacists, especially knowledgeable compounding pharmacists, have an important opportunity to play a role in healthcare for the transgender (TG) community.… (Read the rest)

October 1, 2021

Life After Breast Cancer

Congratulations! You have made it through the wilderness and survived breast cancer. You have lots to celebrate and be thankful for, but your life will never be the same.… (Read the rest)

September 1, 2021

Different pains require different drugs

We all experience multiple types of pain throughout our lives. Bee stings, sunburns, and skinned knees are all examples of acute, short-term pain, but pain can also be chronic.… (Read the rest)

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