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Paper Mill Pharmacy pharmacist Dave Perrott , RPH stays up to date on all of the latest in the field of pharmacy. Check our blog often for articles on new healthcare treatments, new pharmaceuticals, medical news, homeopathic remedies and more.

November 4, 2015

What is a Compounding Pharmacy? Phoenix MD Compounding Pharmacy A compounding pharmacy, such as Papermill Pharmacy, is a pharmacy that is capable of creating personalized medications for patients. Compounded medications are based on a medical practitioner’s prescription and individual ingredients are mixed together in the exact strength and dosage form the patient requires. At one time, nearly all prescriptions were compounded. But with the growth of pharmaceutical companies and the mass production of medications in the 1950s and 60s, fewer and fewer pharmacies practiced compounding. Most chain drugstores and supermarket pharmacies are strictly dispensers of manufactured dosage forms. At Papermill Pharmacy, our accredited and trained compounding pharmacists work with you to

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November 4, 2015

Choosing the Right Pharmacy Phoenix MD Pharmacy If you’re relatively healthy (knock on wood), choosing a pharmacy may be a matter of convenience. What’s closest to your home or work, for instance. But if you’re a senior taking multiple medications, or have a chronic illness, it pays to choose a pharmacy where you can get to know the pharmacist, and they can get to know you. In these days where you can almost find a drugstore on every corner, how do you choose between the big box stores, the discount warehouses and your independent pharmacy? Things to look for in a pharmacy:

  • A pharmacist who is easy to contact and talk to. The pharmacist should be easy to talk to and available to answer your questions. If they’re not available, or always seem in a hurry, take your busine

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