What is Compounded Medications?

Compounding a drug allows a licensed pharmacist or doctor to create a medication specifically tailored to the needs of an individual patient. They are made with a wide variety of active ingredients, and used to treat many different conditions.

Compounding has a few benefits. Compounded drugs can be made in the exact strength you need, or using active ingredients that may not otherwise available. They also can be made in forms that make them easier to take, like lozenges or liquids.

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Popular Compounded Medications Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price
Vitamin B12 Analogues 10 See Prices
Androgens 12 See Prices
HCG
Gonadotropins 271 See Prices
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Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

Compounded Medications Drug Classes

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