Compounded medications are an alternative to traditional treatments for chronic and acute arthritic, joint, and muscle pain. In some cases, patients do not respond to oral medications and experience unwanted side effects such as drowsiness, dizziness, or stomach irritation.
Custom compounded topical solutions, also known as transdermal therapies, are an effective option for pain management. These medications deliver high concentrations directly to the affected area(s) without the unwanted side effects related with some oral medications.
The personalized treatments are available in the form of creams, ointments and gels that can be used when the solution is applied using ultrasound or a Tens Unit local electric current during physical therapy. Phonophoresis and Iontophoresis Our compounding team works closely with patients and their doctors to prepare customized dosage forms to meet each patient’s individual needs.
The following topical medications can be compounded in cream or transdermal formulations in various strengths/concentrations:
Codeine oral suspensions
Contact us at 201-997-8200 for more information about custom compounded topical solutions.