What is PCCA Lipoderm base used for?
Lipoderm has provided important options for many patients over the years as the premier base used in deep-penetrating topical compounds for local absorption or systemic absorption. It is scientifically proven to deliver active ingredients through the skin, even up to four at one time.
What is a Lipoderm cream?
Lipoderm® cream is a transdermal base with a smooth consistency & is stable at room temperature & under refrigeration. It has been proven to deliver more drug transdermally than PLO gel1. Multiple drugs can be delivered transdermally by Lipoderm® at the same time2.
What is Lipoderm made of?
Lipoderm transdermal cream is listed as containing water, glycerin, C12-15 alkyl benzoate, glyceryl stearate, dimethicone, cetearyl alcohol, cetearyl glucoside, polyacrylamide, cetyl alcohol, magnesium aluminum silicate, xanthan gum, aloe vera, tocopheryl acetate, bitter almond oil, grapeseed extract, wheat germ oil.
What is Lipoderm base?
Lipoderm is an elegant alternative to traditional PLO gels and contains a proprietary liposomal component that may increase the permeation of a variety of actives. Its touch and feel is smooth and creamy, unlike the tacky feel of PLOs.
What are compounding bases?
In compounding, the base is the actual cream or gel we put the active ingredients into. It’s the vehicle that holds the active ingredients together and the driver that gets them where they need to be in your body.
What is diclofenac cream used for?
Diclofenac topical solution is used to treat pain and swelling caused by osteoarthritis of the knees. Diclofenac topical patch and topical system is used to treat acute pain caused by minor strains, sprains, and contusions (bruises). This medicine is available only with your doctor’s prescription.
What is ketoprofen cream?
Ketoprofen 10%, 20% Cream or Gel Ketoprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain and inflammation. When applied topically it reduces pain receptor sensitivity.
What are the three common compounding bases?
The five most common types of pharmacy compounding formulas include:
- Rapid dissolve tablets.
- Oral liquid vehicles.
- Cream medication.
- Oral chews and lozenges.
- Hormone supplements.
What is base pharmaceutics?
Are lidocaine patches a narcotic?
Lidoderm and Duragesic belong to different drug classes. Lidoderm is a topical anesthetic and Duragesic is an opioid analgesic.