Compounding Pharmacy - Arthritis and Inflammation (Podiatry)

Podiatry: Arthritis and Inflamation
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Topical NSAIDs such as diclofenac and ketoprofen are available at Phusion Pharmacy in multiple strengths. Just call to speak to one of our compounding pharmacists. 401-823-0000.

The following article concludes: "Topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are effective in relieving pain in acute and chronic conditions."
BMJ. 1998 Jan 31;316(7128):333-8 Quantitative systematic review of topically applied non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Click here to access the PubMed abstract of this article.
Free full text article available at bmj.com:
http://bmj.bmjjournals.com/cgi/content/full/316/7128/333
 
The following article reports "The systemic concentrations of ketoprofen have also been found to be 100 fold lower compared to tissue concentrations below the application site in patients undergoing knee joint surgery. Topically applied ketoprofen thus provides high local concentration below the site of application but lower systemic exposure."
Pharm Res. 1996 Jan;13(1):168-72 Percutaneous absorption of ketoprofen from different anatomical sites in man. Click here to access the PubMed abstract of this article.

Please select a topic below to learn more about our pharmacists' abilities to compound custom podiatry products:

Anti-Fungal Therapy

Arthritis / Inflammation

Athlete's Foot

Diabetic Neuropathy

Molluscum Contagiosum

Nail Infection / Removal

Plantar Warts / Warts

Wound Care

Iontophoresis & Phonophoresis

Examples of Compounded Medications

 
 
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