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Pediatric Medications

When it comes to medicating your child, sometimes one size, dosage form, or flavor does not fit all. That’s when it’s time for you and your physician to call Healthway Compounding Pharmacy. When the need arises, Healthway can custom make your child’s medication to meet his or her individual needs.*

Each child is unique. Variations in size, weight, allergies and drug tolerance can pose a problem when dealing only with commercially available medications. A compounding pharmacist can aid in formulating a medication that will meet the needs of your child. Below is a list of potential needs.

Many children have difficulty swallowing capsules or tablets. Pediatricians and compounding pharmacists can work together to find alternative dosage forms for your child. These include lollipops, syrups, freezer pops, lozenges and gummies.

We can flavor liquid medications to make them easier for children to take. This is particularly important with medications that need to be taken for an extended period of time. With a choice of almost 50 FLAVORS, we can make just about any medication taste better!

For infants, we even have a number of prescription diaper rash formulas.*

POTENTIAL NEEDS*

  • Analgesics
  • Antibiotices/anti-virals
  • Diaper Rash Treatment
  • Dye-free medications
  • Head lice treatment
  • Premature apnea therapy
  • Psoriasis/eczema medications
  • Stimulant drug trials
  • Sugar-free medications
  • Topical anesthestics

FLAVORS AVAILABLE

  • Amaretto
  • Anise
  • Apple
  • Apple-Caramel
  • Apple-Cinnamon
  • Apricot
  • Apricot Creme
  • Banana
  • Banana Creme
  • Banana-Vanilla
  • Blueberry
  • Blueberry-Marshmallow
  • Bubble Gum
  • Butter
  • Butterscotch
  • Butterscotch-Maple
  • Caramel
  • Cheesecake
  • Cherry
  • Cherry Cola
  • Cherry-Root Beer
  • Chocolate
  • Chocolate Peanut Butter
  • Chocolate-Mint
  • Chocolate-Marshmallow
  • Cinnamon
  • Clove
  • Coffee
  • Cola
  • Cotton Candy
  • Creme De Menthe
  • Fruity Bubblegum
  • Grape
  • Lemon
  • Lemon-Lime
  • Lemon-Root Beer
  • Licorice
  • Marshmallow
  • Mixed Fruit
  • Orange
  • Orange-Lemon
  • Orange-Peach
  • Orange-Pineapple
  • Passion Fruit
  • Peach
  • Pear
  • Peanut Butter
  • Peppermint
  • Pineapple
  • Pineapple-Banana Creme
  • Raspberry
  • Root Beer
  • Spearmint
  • Strawberry
  • Tangerine
  • Tangerine-Marshmallow
  • Tropical Punch
  • Tutti Fruitti
  • Tutti Fruitti Marshmallow
  • Vanilla
  • Vanilla Butternut
  • Watermelon

 

Some flavors may not be compatible with certain medications.

 

DOSAGE FORMS*

  • Capsules
  • Dauber Bottle
  • Emollient Cream
  • Gummis
  • Injectables
  • Inhalation devices
  • Lip Balm Applicators
  • Lollipops
  • Ophthalmic Preparations
  • Oral Syringes
  • Otic Medications
  • Pediatric dosing bottle
  • Transdermal Gel
  • Popsicles
  • Supositories
  • Troches

DIAPER RASH FORMULAS*

  • Formula #1600
    Peruvian Balsam
    Boric Acid
    Zinc Oxide
  • Formula #3700
    Cholestyramine Ointment
  • Formula #0212
    Aluminum Hydroxide
    Castor Oil USP
    Benzoin Tincture
    Phenol Liquified USP
    Wax
    Petrolatum USP
  • Formula #1537
    Peruvian Balsam
    Cator Oil USP
    Boric Acid
    Zinc Oxide
    Mineral Oil
    Petrolatum USP
  • Formula #1968
    Peruvian Balsam
    Castor Oil USP
    Zinc Oxide USP
    Miconazole Nitrate USP
    Cornstarch
    Emollient Cream
    Petrolatum USP

 Click here for a printable prescription form.

*Consultation with the pharmacist is not be be deemed in place of or equal to to a thorough review and check by your physician. Nothing herein is intended to replace or influence the independent judgement of any licensed professional. Consult with your healthcare professional. Our pharmacy works with prescribers to provide compounded solutions to medication problems.  No claims are made as to the efficacy, safety or use of compounded formulations.  Formulations not FDA approved. The information provided herein is for reference only and is not to be relied upon as making any representation as to the efficacy of any particular formulations. 

 

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*Products not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Statements have not been evaluated by the FDA.