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Cancer Care



At The Compounding Lab we compound many preparations that support and assist in creating wellness with patients undergoing chemotherapy. The Compounding Lab pharmacists are trained to provide patient education and counseling to help ensure the highest level of treatment success and patient safety. We work diligently to assure a continuum of care between the oncologist’s office , Gp and the pharmacy, and work closely with other healthcare professionals in a team effort to assure cancer patients receive safe, efficient, quality care. Here are just a few examples of some common compounds used by your colleagues in the field of Oncology, Hematology & Radiation Therapy:

Radiation Burn Cream/Ulcer Cream
• The compound contains Ketoprofen, Lidocaine, Aloe Vera, Phenytoin, Misoprostol in an emollient cream base.


Nausea
• Compounds containing Promethazine, Prochlorperazine, ABHR, ABHR with Dexamethasone, Scopolamine and Ondanestrone .Can be in Suppositories, Transdermal, Lollipops, Patches, Sublingual Drops or Lozenge.

Mouth Ulcers & Dry
• Allopurinol Suspension
• Medicated Mouthwash “ Magic Mouth wash”

Pain Management
• Ketamine Transdermal Cream
• Gabapentin Transdermal Creams
• Neuropathy
• NSAIDS
• Nasal Sprays with Fentanyl or Hydromorphone

Constipation
• Cytotex Suppositories
• Naloxone (Low dose Naltexone) oral Capsules or suspension
• Pilocarpine

Other Formulas Idea and examples:
• Hair growth shampoo, eye lash enhancer ,
• Dry Skin Emollient Cream
• Hydrazine Sulfate is used in the management of cancer-induced anorexia.
• Calcitonin is used to treat bone pain in cancer patients
• Progesterone prevents radiation-induced apoptosis in breast cancer cells
• Nitroglycerin for anal fissure
• Use of Inhaled Morphine for Dsypnea in Cancer Patients