Dermatologist sitting at desk in her office.

An estimated 39 million people in the United States visited a dermatologist in 2010, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Dermatologists provided or prescribed medicine at 66 percent of these office visits. Every patient who visits a dermatologist has unique needs; compounding drugs can help dermatologists meet these needs. Dermatologists diagnose…

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Losing weight is hard. A weight loss program typically involves a very low-calorie diet along with increased physical activity. A weight loss plan may also include weight loss supplements that optimize the results of diet and exercise. While low-calorie diets, exercise, and weight loss pills can help you lose weight, most weight loss plans are…

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Doctor workplace with clipboard and text "Hormones", medicine bottles, red stethoscope, eyeglasses and pills on pink wooden table. Medication prescription. Health care or illness

Compounded hormone therapy can provide individualized treatment for patients experiencing symptoms of menopause. In fact, organizations such as the North American Menopause Society, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, and The Endocrine Society say that almost all healthy women who are recently experiencing menopause can use hormone therapy for hot flashes, vaginal dryness, and other…

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Woman at a veterinary Compounding Pharmacy holding a dog and a cat

Pets are part of the family, so when it comes to taking care of their health, you probably expect the same high quality in veterinary medications as you would in the medications for your relatives. Like their human counterparts, animals have individual pet health needs that can benefit from the compounded preparations that a traditional…

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Adult woman having thyroind ultrasound test at female doctor's office

Are you taking thyroid replacement hormones? A compounding pharmacy can help you get more out of your treatment plan. Thyroid hormone therapy involves the use of manmade hormones to raise abnormally low thyroid levels. This type of treatment is of special benefit for people with hypothyroidism or other types of thyroid disease. Learn more about…

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Originally designed to treat cardiovascular diseases, phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE5) inhibitors made a major splash on the pharmaceutical market in 1998 with the approval of Viagra®. By far, it was the blockbuster drug of the decade. Other PDE5 inhibitors were soon to follow, and patent-expiration dates have been an interesting phenomenon to watch, with multiple extensions involved.…

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Compounded bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) is an important treatment option for women around the world. Providers and patients alike come to Pavilion Compounding Pharmacy, LLC for guidance about this, and our recommendations are based on knowledge about the available delivery options and their impact on safety. In the area of BHRT, some new information…

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The popular heartburn medication Zantac, brand name for Ranitidine, has been recalled by numerous manufacturers and pulled from the shelves of many drug stores across the United States and Europe. This recall was initiated after the FDA found NDMA, a probable human carcinogen, in Ranitidine products. What is NDMA? N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) is a known environmental…

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Woman with Periorbital Hyperpigmentation applying skin treatment.

Periorbital hyperpigmentation is a skin disorder that appears in those with darker skin pigmentation. It is also known as idiopathic cutaneous hyperchromia of the orbital region or, commonly, “dark circles.” The discoloration may be present on the upper, lower or both eyelids.1 It can be a significant cosmetic concern for patients, especially when they feel…

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Pavilion Compounding Pharmacy, located in Atlanta GA, is excited to share that our 3D medication printer is now being used live in our lab! This 3D printer, The AutoCompounder, creates pharmaceutical troches, gummies, suppositories, quick dissolve tablets, and lollipops. Our formulas have all been validated by third-party labs for quality and accuracy. We are committed…

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