Dermatology

Going Beneath the Surface to Uncover Real Solutions

LowCountry Compounding Solutions offers a variety of advanced skin-care products to treat, correct and prevent various dermatological conditions. Whether your practice treats skin diseases or cosmetic dermatology, we have compounds to fit each type of practice.

 

Through our unique relationship with dermatologists, plastic surgeons, aestheticians and other skin-care professionals, we continue to expand our knowledge of skin and skin health with specialized treatment options. We can prepare gels, creams, ointments, solutions, occlusive pastes and a variety of other options to effectively treat your patients.

 

Below is a sample of compounded products for our dermatology practitioners.

 

  • Triamcinolone with Camphor, Menthol and / or Phenol (for pruritus, especially for chronic cases)
  • Hydroquinone, Hydrocortisone, Tretinoin (Combination Bleaching Creams)
  • Sal-acid, Mandelic, Glycolic, Lactic or Trichloroacetic Acids (for in-office chemical peels)
  • Lactic and / or Salicylic Acids (for wart removal, delivered in a water-resistant, flexible, occlusive base)
  • Anti-infectives (Metronidazole, Ketoconazole, Itraconazole, Fluconazole, Amphotericin. For any topical infections of the skin, nails, scalp, and / or mucous membranes)
  • Anesthecis (Lidocaine, Tetracaine, Benzocaine, Prilocaine. For anesthesia due to pain or for use prior to a procedure. Combinations of creams can also be compounded)
  • Anti-Inflammatories (Ketoprofen, Ibuprofen, Diclofenac. Available in various topical delivery systems and customized dosages)
  • Retinoic Acid (Available in customized strengths from 0.001% to 0.4%)
  • Hydroquinone (Available in various strengths up to 10%)
  • Hydrocortisone (Available in concentrations from 0.1% to 20%)

Revealing a Range of Solutions

 

LowCountry Compounding Solutions can customize medications to meet specific patient needs and can prepare those medications in any strength and dosage form necessary to insure efficacy and compliance.

 

Working with the dermatologist, our highly trained compounding pharmacist and pharmacy technician can formulate almost any medication you or your patient may require.

 

Below we have listed a few problem-solving ideas when a commercially available product fails to bring about the desired results.

 

Problem: Acne

Options:

4% Niacin amide gel Isotretionoin, Retinoic Acid Benzoyl peroxide, Sulfur, Resorcinol, Erythromycin, Clindamycin

Each of the above medications can be compounded into a cream, lotion or gel.

 

Problem: Onychomycosis

Options:

Fluconazole (compounded into a nail polish with DMSO).

The DMSO – Penetrates the nail bed, thus allowing the Fluconazole to work more directly at the site.

Bleaching Agents – Hydroquinone, Retinoic acid, each can be compounded into a cream, gel or lotion and in combination with lactic or glycolic acids.

 

Problem: Eczema

Options:

Corticosteroids Hydrocortisone, Triamcinolone

 

Problem: Fever Blisters

Options:

Acyclovir lib balms, creams, lotions, Deoxy-d-glucose lip balms, creams and lotions.

 

Problem: Psoriasis

Options:

Corticosteroids Hydrocortisone, Triamcinolone, Prednisone, Dexamethaxone, Betamethaxone, oral Methotrexate, Annthralin, Coaltar, Resorcinol, Sulfur, Salicylic Acid, most can be compounded into a cream lotion or gel.

 

Potential Needs Dermatologists may have for Compounded Medications:

 

Acne formulations

Psoriasis

Eczema

Topical Anesthetics

Sunburn (s)

Baldness

Anti-fungal

Wrinkle Creams

Anti-inflammatory sprays

Anti-oxidant aging creams

Scarring

Plant Irritations

Viral infections

Shingles

Radiation burns

Fever blister medications

Wart medications

Skin bleaching creams

We invite you to contact our pharmacists at info@lcsrx.com to inquire about the most commonly requested Dermatology Compounded solutions.

 

 

 

Low Country Compounding Solutions

149 Riverwalk Boulevard, Suite 1

Okatie, SC 29936

Phone: (843) 645-9973

FAX:  843-645-9974