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Compounding for Life: The Compounding Corner Pharmacy, Inc.® Difference


ompounding pharmacy? So, just what exactly is a compounding pharmacy? A compounding pharmacy is a specialty pharmacy that actually makes a medication by weighing, mixing and finalizing a prescription into a capsule, liquid, suspension, ointment, injection, lollipop, eye drop or any other of many available dosage forms. Defining Compounding

Shannon Maguadog, Pharm. D. Compounding Specialist/Owner

According to Shannon Maguadog, Pharm. D., owner of Compounding Corner Pharmacy, Inc.®, compounding is the time-honored profession of preparing medication utilizing standardized ingredients to make an individualized fort bend

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medication for a patient pursuant to a practitioner’s prescription order. “In the old days, all medications were compounded,” explained Dr. Maguadog. “As the pharmaceutical engine revved up in the mid twentieth century, most

August 2013 - Fort Bend Focus Magazine - People • Places • Happenings  
August 2013 - Fort Bend Focus Magazine - People • Places • Happenings  

Fort Bend Focus Magazine is an award-winning publication that features People, Places and Happenings around Fort Bend and Katy areas.  Direc...