Newsletter Archive

At MD Custom Rx, we want to provide useful information that may be useful to our practitioners and help improve patients' health. We will keep you informed about innovative therapies, nutritional supplements, educational opportunities, and more. Each month we send an informative newsletter to our subscribers, please join our list if you haven't already! Read some of our past issues below and feel free to contact us at anytime if you would like more information.

Practitioner Newsletters

Need Thyroid?; Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): A Potential Therapeutic Candidate for COVID-19; Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Non-opioid Treatment for Chronic Pain Syndromes.
October 2020

Save Compounded Hormone Therapies!; Customized Hormone Therapy for Women; Customized Hormone Therapy for Men; Treating Sexual Dysfunction.
September 2020

Low Dose Naltrexone and Ketamine for COVID Treatment - A Clinical Trial; Low-Dose Naltrexone Therapy for Psoriasis; Sjogren's Syndrome and Clinical Benefits of Low-Dose Naltrexone Therapy: Case Reports; "Maskne" - Face Masks and Skin Irritation.
August 2020

Do Your Patients Have Difficulties Taking Their Medications?; Oxytocin Therapy; Ketamine for Treatment-Resistant Depression.
July 2020

Drug Shortages?  We Can Help!; Progesterone for Bone and Brain Health; Quality of Life and Sexual Function of Postmenopausal Women Using a Ultra Low-Concentration Estriol Vaginal Gel; Androgen Treatment for Postmenopausal Women.
June 2020

The Role of Hormones in COVID and Immune Response; Do Androgens Worsen Outcomes?; Is Estrogen Protective?
May 2020

COVID-19: POTENTIAL INTERVENTIONS, DRUG REPURPOSING, AND IMMUNE FUNCTION
April 2020

Hormonal, Metabolic, and Endometrial Safety of Testosterone Vaginal Cream versus Estrogens for the Treatment of Vulvovaginal Atrophy in Postmenopausal Women: a Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study; Vaginal Testosterone Cream vs Estradiol Vaginal Ring for Vaginal Dryness or Decreased Libido in Women Receiving Aromatase Inhibitors for Early-Stage Breast Cancer; Vaginal Dehydroepiandrosterone for Vaginal Symptoms in Postmenopausal Cancer Survivors: Efficacy, Local and Systemic Effects
March 2020

Compounded Hormone Therapy for Postmenopausal Women
February 2020

Thyroid Therapy: Essential for Hormone Balance
January 2020

FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE: Treating the Cause Versus the Symptoms
December 2019

Estrogens and Cognition: Is There a Window of Therapeutic Opportunity?; Boric Acid Enhanced with EDTA Shows Antifungal Activity Against Vaginal C. albicans and C. glabrata; Menopausal Hormone Therapy: Relevance to Dermatology
November 2019

Oral Viscous Sucralfate Gel for Post-Procedural Treatment of Barrett's Esophagus & Other Problems Solved with Topical Sucralfate Preparations; Oral Viscous Budesonide for Treatment of Eosinophilic Esophagitis; Mucoadhesive Formulations and Thermal Reversibility.
October 2019

Managing Osteoarthritic Pain with Topical NSAIDs; Clinical Benefits of Low-Dose Naltrexone for Sjogren's
September 2019

Vaginal DHEA May Improve Sexual Function in Women With Breast/Gynecologic Cancer; Kojic Acid Applications in Cosmetic and Pharmaceutical Preparations; Compounding Solves Medication Problems
August 2019

Midrin Ingredients Available for Migraine Sufferers; Aspirin Suppositories; Topical Metformin for Hyperpigmentation; Don't Let Athlete's Foot Become a Summer Bummer!
July 2019

Low Dose Naltrexone in Dermatology; LDN for Chronic, Nonmalignant Pain Syndromes; Topical Loperamide for Localized Neuropathic Pain; Topical Oral Anesthesia.
June 2019

Intranasal Ketamine for Treatment-Resistant Depression: Glutaminergic Inhibition for Patient who are Refractory to MAOI Antidepressants; Estrogen, Cardiovascular Health & Sexual Function; Estriol Treatment for Vulvovaginal Atrophy
May 2019

Low Dose and Ultra Low Dose Naltrexone for Treatment of Pain and Autoimmune Diseases; LDN in Rheumatoid and Seropositive Arthritis; The Use of Low Dose Naltrexone for Chronic Pain; Treatment of Autoimmune Disease with LDN; LDN for Chronic Inflammatory Dermatologic Conditions.
April 2019

Sildenafil Cream versus Nifedipine Cream for Patients with Secondary Raynaud's Disease; Tadalafil Now Available as Compounded Med; Topical Cetirizine for Treatment of Hair Loss (AGA)
March 2019

Combination Antimicrobial, Steroid, Moisturizer for Atopic Dermatitis; Customized Hydroxyurea Dosing for Sickle Cell Disease; Treating Dysbiosis of the Vaginal Microbiome
February 2019

Compounding for Palliative Care/Hospice; Topical Tranexamic Acid to Reduce Bleeding in Advanced BCC; Bupivacaine Lozenges for Reducing Pain from oral Mucositis; Pilocarpine Mouth Rinse for Xerostomia
January 2019

Topical Combination of 0.25% Finasteride and 3% Minoxidil Versus Minoxidil Alone in Female Pattern Hair Loss; Topical Curcumin: A Review of Mechanisms and Uses in Dermatology; Drug Shortages: We Can Help.
December 2018

Current Treatment Options for Postmenopausal Vaginal Atrophy; Topical Oxytocin for Postmenopausal Vaginal Atrophy; Topical EGCG Ameliorates Radiation-Induced Acute Skin Damage in Breast Cancer Patients.
November 2018

How Compounding and Transdermal Medications May Help with the Opioid Crisis; Regression of GERD Symptoms with a Custom Dietary Supplement, Compared to Omeprazole; Relief for Burning Mouth Syndrome
October 2018

Low Dose Naltrexone - The Paradox
September 2018


Oxytocin Therapy
August 2018


Updates Regarding an Urgently Needed Therapy Available from Compounding Pharmacists: Intranasal Ketamine for Treatment-Resistant Depression
July 2018

Intranasal Ketamine for Treatment-Resistant Depression; Emerging Unconventional Therapies for Alopecia Areata; Topical Propranolol Ointment for Treatment of Pyogenic Granulomas; Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth Syndrome (SIBO): Treatment and Prevention of Recurrence, with a Focus on Patients with Parkinson's Disease.
June 2018

Estrogen Therapy May Reduce the Risk of Diabetes in Postmenopausal Women; Couplepause: New Paradigm in Treating Sexual Dysfunction; Hot Flashes Linked to Heart Disease and Diabetes; Low Thyroid Function and Infertility.
May 2018

Low-Dose Naltrexone (LDN) in the Management of Chronic Pain and Inflammation of Multiple Sclerosis, Fibromyalgia, Crohn's Disease and Other Chronic Pain Disorders
April 2018

Increase in Compounded Hormone Therapy; Progesterone for Brain and Bone Health; Quality of life and sexual function of postmenopausal women using an ultra low-concentration estriol vaginal gel; Micronized Progesterone for Treatment of Vasomotor Symptoms; Androgen Treatment for Postmenopausal Women
March 2018

Tranilast 8% Liposomal for Post-Cesarean Scars; Vaginal Progesterone for Preventing Preterm Birth and Adverse Perinatal Outcomes in Singleton Gestations with a Short Cervix.
February 2018

Men's Health - Customized Therapy for Hormone Replacement and Erectile Dysfunction; What is the Optimal Form of Testosterone for Replacement Therapy?; Erectile Dysfunction.
January 2018

Management of Chronic Neuropathic Pain with Compounded Topical Analgesics; Topical Ketamine-Amitriptyline-Lidocaine for Chronic Pruritus.
December 2017

Estriol: Emerging Clinical Benefits; Estriol for Vulvovaginal Atrophy in Postmenopausal Women; Oral vs. Transdermal Hormone Therapy: Effects on Sleep and Vasomotor Symptoms; Oral vs Transdermal Estrogen Therapy: Sexual Function; Low Dose Topical Estriol Gel Relieves Sexual Pain.
November 2017

Rethinking Hormone Therapy.
October 2017

Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN); Fibromyalgia Pain Reduced by Low-Dose Naltrexone; Multiple Sclerosis
September 2017

Neuropathic Pain; Topical Gabapentin Gel Alleviates Allodynia and Hyperalgesia in Neuropathic Pain Model; Topical and Intranasal Analgesic Therapy in a Woman with Refractory Postherpetic Neuralgia.
August 2017

Examples of How Our Compounding Pharmacist Can Work With Physicians and Their Patients To Meet Specific Needs; Autoimmune Disorders, Sports Medicine, Podiatry.
July 2017

Legislative Update - Congress Acts to Preserve Patient Access to Compounded Medications; The Ability to Customize Treatments Through Prescription Compounding.
June 2017

Topical Treatment for Localized Neuropathic Pain, Advantages of Topical Analgesics, Topical Phenytoin for Treatment of Neuropathic Pain, Topical Gabapentin as Add-on Therapy for Trigeminal Neuralgia.
May 2017

A Novel Glial Cell Inhibitor, Low Dose Naltrexone, Reduces Pain and Depression, and Improves Function in Chronic Pain; Diabetic Foot Ulcer Infection Treated with Topical Compounded Medications; Topical Phenytoin for Diabetic Foot Ulcers.
April 2017

Medicated Lozenges or Lollipops; Topical Metronidazole for Treatment of Anorectal Crohn's Disease; Improving Compliance with Combination of Medications in a Transdermal Formulation; Advantages of Rapid Dissolving Tablets.
March 2017

Mucoadhesive Polymer Blend for Application of Medications to Oral Mucosa, Topical Tranexamic Acid in Hemostasis of Locally Advanced Basal Cell Carcinoma, Topical Tranexamic Acid in Anticoagulated Patients Undergoing Minor Oral Surgery, Zinc Pyrithione Improves the Antobacterial Activity of Silver Sulfadiazine Ointment, Aphthous Ulcer Healing.
February 2017

Therapeutic Applications for Glycyrrhizin, Tranilast and Hormone Creams
January 2017

Medication Challenges solved with Customized Therapies
December 2016

Compounding for Pain, Pruritus, & Hair Loss
November 2016

Foot Care for Diabetic Patients
October 2016

Telomeres on Steroids - Chromosome Protection Turning Back the Mitotic Clock
September 2016

Options for Patients Who Can't Swallow
August 2016

Hormone Therapy for Women's Health
July 2016


Patient Newsletters

Need Thyroid?
October 2020

Save Compounded Hormone Therapies!
September 2020

"Maskne" - Face Masks and Skin Irritation
August 2020

Essential Nutrients to Slow the Progression of Viral Infection
July 2020

Natural Stress Relief
May 2020

COVID-19 Updates & Pet Concerns
April 2020

Fight Off Infections - Strengthen Your Immune System
March 2020

Compounded Hormone Therapy for Postmenopausal Women
February 2020

January is Thyroid Awareness Month
January 2020

FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE: Treating the Cause Versus the Symptoms
December 2019

Menopause and Estrogen Deficiency: Skin Problems
November 2019

Viscous Gels to Help with Healing
October 2019

Topical Pain Gels are the Forerunners in Arthritis Pain Relief
September 2019

Testosterone Boosts Sexual Well-Being in Older Women
August 2019

Help for Migraine Sufferers
July 2019

Thick Yellow Toenails?
June 2019

Depression - When Treatment Isn't Working
May 2019

Low Dose Naltrexone - Customized Therapy for Pain and Autoimmune Diseases
April 2019

Customized Treatment for ED
March 2019

Numb or Cold Fingers and Toes?  It Could be Raynaud's
February 2019

January is Thyroid Awareness Month
January 2019

Help to Prevent and Relieve Stress
December 2018

Drug-Induced Nutrient Depletion Correct the Deficiency and Improve Your Life!
November 2018

How Compounding and Transdermal Medications May Help with the Opioid Crisis
October 2018

How does a drug that was developed to treat addiction have so many other benefits when taken at a much lower dose?
September 2018

Oxytocin: Help for Bonding Issues, Autism, Addiction, and Other Problems!
August 2018

Dry Mouth
July 2018

Intranasal Ketamine for Treatment-Resistant Depression
June 2018

Menopausal? Your Risk of Diabetes is Increased, but Estrogen Therapy May Help!
May 2018

Couplepause: Treating Hormone Imbalance
April 2018

Increase in Use of Compounded Hormone Therapy
March 2018

Stressed out?
February 2018

Baby Steps - Big Benefits.
January 2018

Hormone Therapy for Migraine Sufferers.
December 2017

Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections in Postmenopausal Women.
November 2017

Rethinking Hormone Therapy.
October 2017

Treating Fibromyalgia and Autoimmune Diseases.
September 2017

Relief for Neuropathic Pain due to Shingles or Diabetes.
August 2017

Vaginal Dryness.
July 2017

Customized Medications
June 2017

Advantages of Topical Pain Therapy
May 2017

Low Dose Naltrexone for Chronic Pain? New Uses for an Old Drug
April 2017

Lollipops - Not Always Candy!
March 2017

Bad Breath - Go Away!
February 2017

Age Spots
January 2017

Do you have Problems Taking your Medications?
December 2016

Thinning Hair? Our Compounding Pharmacy can Help!
November 2016

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October 2016

Urine Spraying in Cats: Finding the Culprit and Treatment
September 2016

Problems Swallowing?
August 2016

The Burden of Unexplained "Female Pain"
July 2016