The practice of pharmacy compounding is becoming a popular solution to veterinary problems. Its resurgence in recent years extends valuable benefits to today’s pet owners. Animals often have variations of the same diseases humans have, including skin rashes, eye or ear infections, heart conditions, cancer, thyroid issues, and diabetes. Medicating pets’ unique problems are often best dealt with through compounding.
The Compounding Solution
As any pet owner is well aware, animals can be extremely difficult to treat with medications. Cats are notorious for refusing to swallow pills, and usually will eat right around pill that is disguised in food. Dosages can be very tricky for dogs. A dose of medication that works for a 75-pound German Sheppard may be far too much for a six-pound Pomeranian to handle. Large and exotic pets pose many unique medication challenges. A compounding pharmacist is equipped to help them all! We offer compounding services to: