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Choosing the Right Compounding Pharmacy

Posted on May 11, 2016

Why is it Important to Choose the Right Compounding Pharmacy? By: Elaine Blieden, Pharmacist Expert Compounding Pharmacy 800-247-9767 I often hear the question, “Are all compounding pharmacies the same?” The simple answer is “No” and here are some reasons why. Even amongst compounding pharmacies there can be many differences. At Expert Compounding Pharmacy we prioritize […]

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Pain Management and Compounding

Posted on May 11, 2016

By: Elaine Blieden, Pharmacist Expert Compounding Pharmacy 800-247-9767 Expert Compounding Pharmacy offers practitioners alternatives to the oral pain medications that are most commonly prescribed to treat their patients. Hard to treat chronic and acute pain can be very challenging for a practitioner. Not only do their patients experience many side effects e.g. stomach ulcers, drowsiness […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on December 17, 2014

By: Elaine Blieden, Pharmacist Expert Compounding Pharmacy   A short personal note. October will always be a special month for me. Not only is it Breast Cancer Awareness month but October 2014 marks my 9 year anniversary of being a Breast Cancer Survivor. Yes, cancer free and going strong. During this month I encourage all […]

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Treatment for Vulvodynia

Posted on February 11, 2016

By: Elaine Blieden, Pharmacist Expert Compounding Pharmacy 800-247-9767 About 10 years ago our pharmacy received a prescription from a doctor that was treating a patient with Vulvodynia. I knew very little about this condition so I decided to do some research. I subsequently learned that this doctor was an authority on Vulvodynia. Coincidentaly, around this […]

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Helping Others by Compounding

Posted on May 11, 2016

  By: Elaine Blieden, Pharmacist Expert Compounding Pharmacy 800-247-9767 It is hard to believe that I have been compounding for 26 years. I had been a pharmacist who worked in retail pharmacy filling 300-400 prescriptions a day which for the most part meant either counting or pouring commercial medications. In 1984 I was offered a […]

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Discontinued Medications and Compounding Solutions

Posted on May 11, 2016

What to do When you are told that Your Medicine is Discontinued or There is a Manufacturer Shortage By: Elaine Blieden, Pharmacist Expert Compounding Pharmacy (800) 247-9767     Over the years Expert Compounding Pharmacy has filled prescriptions for many discontinued medications and medications that are unavailable due to a manufacturer’s shortage. These situations may […]

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The Measles

Posted on May 11, 2016

  By: Carla Blieden, Pharmacist Expert Compounding Pharmacy 800-247-9767 What it is, how you get it and what to do about it Hello. I am Carla Blieden and I am the vaccination specialist at Travelwise Vaccination Services, in partnership with Expert Compounding Pharmacy. I essentially grew up in the pharmacy. If you’ve been a valued […]

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Gluten Free Medications

Posted on November 5, 2015

By: Elaine Blieden, Pharmacist Expert Compounding Pharmacy (800) 247-9767 With the gluten free diet skyrocketing in popularity, those in the healthcare field should know that celiac disease is a serious autoimmune disease and ingestion of gluten can lead to long term damage of the small intestine or worse. Pharmacists need to be aware that medications […]