Compounding for the Menopausal Woman:
More and more woman are seeking natural approaches for treating their symptoms of menopause. Treating menopausal symptoms can be challenging, especially when using traditional medications. Every woman experiences menopause symptoms differently. Likewise every woman has a unique hormone profile. At S and K Pharmacy, pharmacists work closely with patients and doctors to customize each woman’s treatment. We can compound estrogen, progesterone, and/or testosterone in a variety of dosage forms. Hormones can easily penetrate the skin, therefore one of the most common forms we see are topical. Topical hormone creams are conveniently dispensed in prefilled syringes to assure accurate dosing. Other dosage forms include capsules for oral administration and sublingual drops.