The Necessity of Progesterone: Why Menopause is Not Simply An Estrogen Deficiency Syndrome.

By: Krista Borowski, RPh One of the key components to minimizing menopausal symptoms is the balance between estrogen and progesterone. Estrogen and progesterone are produced throughout the reproductive years and function best in their proper ratio. When both hormones are present at physiological levels, they balance each other and do not cause symptoms. An imbalance […]

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Traditional Versus Alternative Hormone Replacement Therapy: Which is Right for Me?

By: Erin Orth, PharmD, RPh Clinical Pharmacist at MD Custom Rx For the majority of their lifetime, women deal with hormonal changes, from adolescence to pregnancy through menopause. With each hormone “phase” comes changes seen in the body, the brain, and even the emotions and personality, some of which can be quite difficult to endure. […]

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Treating Hyperthyroidism with Methimazole

Methimazole is a prescription drug used to treat hyperthyroidism, condition in which an overactive thyroid gland produces an excessive amount of thyroid hormones (too much thyroid hormone). Methimazole is used to treat and reduce the symptoms of Hyperthyroidism as well as feline hyperthyroidism (cats with hyperthyroidism). MD Custom RX can custom compound Methimazole for each […]

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Support for Eczema and Psoriasis

Prescription Compounding Helps Protect Skin The exact cause of psoriasis and eczema is unknown, but it is believed to be a combination of factors. Genetics, digestive problems or an overactive immune system can all be underlying causes of these skin conditions. Outbreaks can be brought on by a number of triggers, particularly Wisconsin’s unforeseen climate. […]

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Sexual Health and Wellbeing

Low libido and inability to experience the full satisfaction of intimacy or orgasm affects women of all ages. MD Custom Rx understands the frustration potentially surrounding this issue, and provides supplements and enhancing stimulants to help you achieve maximum sexual fulfillment. Consult an MD Custom Rx pharmacist for more information and start taking control of […]

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