The Basics of Compounding with Naltrexone
Tara Thompson, PharmD
- Understand the purpose of a compounding pharmacy and how to choose the right one for you or your patient.
- Learn the benefits and drawbacks of pharmacy compounding.
- Delineate compounding options for low dose naltrexone.
- Familiarize the writing of a compounded low dose naltrexone prescription.
There is much more to compounding pharmacy than mixing ingredients. This presentation will give a glimpse into the world of compounding pharmacy, the regulations and guidelines that we strive to meet, how to choose a compounding pharmacy, and how to write for a low dose naltrexone compounded prescription. Specifically, different bases and equipment used in the compounding of low dose naltrexone will be discussed and how to choose the right dosage form for your unique patient.
Listeners will walk away with new knowledge about compounding low dose naltrexone and which dosage form to choose for their patients. The presentation will also cover how to choose a quality compounding pharmacy and provide insight into the daily regulations and quality checks that a compounding pharmacy should adhere to.
This presentation will become available for viewing on Friday, June 7th.
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Medical Disclaimer This content is for informational and educational purposes only. It is not intended to provide medical advice or take the place of such information or treatment from a personal physician. All readers/viewers of this content are advised to consult their doctors or qualified health professionals regarding specific health questions. Neither Innovation Compounding, Inc. nor the publisher of this content takes responsibility for possible health consequences of any person or persons reading or following the information in this educational content. All viewers of this content, especially those taking prescription or over-the-counter medications, should consult their physicians before beginning any medication, nutritional supplement, diet, or health regimen. Innovation Compounding does not make or intend to make any claims to efficacy or safety of compounded products for specific conditions or disease states, as compounded products are not FDA-approved for these conditions.
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