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How Prescription Compounding Can Benefit Dysphagic Patients

Dysphagia is commonly known as difficulty swallowing, commonly occurs in elderly patients and populations with degenerative eurological or muscular disorders including Alzheimer’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), cranial neuropathy from diabetes, and Parkinson’s disease, dementia, stroke, oropharyngeal tumors, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and Zenker’s diverticulum. Abnormal swallowing can also be caused or exacerbated by medications. […]