Compounding for Pediatric Patients: Case Reports and Formulations
Author(s): Mixon William, Angelle Patricea, Yoch Douglas
Issue: Jan/Feb 2009 - Compounding for Pediatrics
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Abstract: When no commercially available agent is appropriate for a pediatric patient, a compounded formulation often assures successful treatment. In the following case reports of five children, a pharmaceutical compound is an essential component of long-term therapy for a disorder best managed with customized medications and supplements.
Related Keywords: William Mixon, RPh, MS, FIACP, Patricea Angelle, PD, FACA, FIACP, Douglas Yoch, PharmD, children, formulations, zinc sulfate, acrodermatitis enteropathica, nutritional supplementation, dietary supplements, dosage forms, drug masks, nutrition disorders, multivitamins, autistic spectrum disorder, metabolic disorders, celiac sprue, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, vitamin B complex, case reports, mercaptopurine, acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Related Categories: EXCIPIENTS, FORMULATIONS, NUTRITION AND NUTRICEUTICALS, PEDIATRICS, CASE REPORTS, DOSAGE FORMS/DRUG CARRIERS
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