What is Compounding?

Compounding is the practice in which a pharmacist along with prescribers practice in the making of medications to fit the unique needs of patients.

Here at Islington Medical Pharmacy, in our newly expanded and renovated compounding facility we aim to better serve our customers in a safe and sterile environment. Our team over the years and through extensive training has mastered the technique of specialized compounding. We are now able to provide the best quality specialized formulas for individuals and pets. We individually formulate your medicine to meet specific health care issues. With PCCA training our pharmacy team is up to date with the latest in research and formulary changes.

Our pharmacy has continued to adapt and change in order to efficiently and effectively provide our patients and with the services they need. As we expand and grow, we will continue to find new and innovative ways to serve our growing community. This includes specialty programs, online prescription fulfillment, easy prescription transfers, fast and easy refills, over the counter consulting and much more. With our lives becoming increasingly busier, you can feel confident in leaving your health in our most capable hands. Whether you’re always on the go and need a fast way to fulfill your prescriptions, or prefer to come into the pharmacy, we have different options available based on your needs.

We understand that your time is precious; leave your prescriptions and health to us.

Islington Medical Pharmacy works along side prescribers to ensure the best treatment for health concerns for men, women, paediatrics, and pets, by providing compounds for hormone replacement, pain management, children and pets, ophthalmic care, dentistry, dermatology, geriatric treatments, weight loss, gastrointestinal conditions, wound care, optic insufflations, and nutritional health such as vitamins. Below are some sub categories that further explain some health reasons people choose to have their medications compounded.

Offering compounds such as:

  • Capsules
  • Oral suspensions
  • Sub-lingual drop
  • Nasal sprays
  • Vaginal and rectal suppositories
  • Transdermal creams
  • Ointments and gels
  • Injectables as well as sterile preparations
  • and much more.

Women’s Health

Hormone replacement therapy can be extremely beneficial for women with conditions such as:

• (PMS) Pre-menstrual syndrome
• Menopausal
• Irregular menstrual cycles
• Infertility
• Post-partum depression
• Endometriosis
• Fibrocystic breasts
• Sleep disorders
• Night sweats
• decreased libido
• and more


Understanding that each individuals skin is different compounding can be formulated to each person’s needs. Many people have concerns about their skin whether it be concerns such as:

• Acne
• Eczema
• Warts
• Rosacea
• Wound care
• Sensitive skin or even aging skin
• and more

Men’s Health

Men experiencing Andropause (Male Menopause) with symptoms such as:

• Osteoporosis
• Heart disease
• Sleep disorders
• Depression
• Anxiety
• Impotence
• Erectile dysfunction
• Low libido
• Arthritis
• Enlarged prostate
• and hair loss


Along with individuals we provide compounding for pets and veterinaries. We know that your pets health is important and with specializing medication for them pets are able to get the best possible health assistance. We provide:

• Flavoured suspensions
• Oral pastes
• Animal treats
• Capsules
• Creams
• Gels
• Transdermal applications.

For your peace of mind, find more about our Compounding services and how to benifit from it wherever you are. Download the pdf flyer and let us know if you have any questions.

Have questions regarding compounding?

Our Lovely Staff Would Be Happy To Help Assist You In Better Understanding The Compounding Process.

Please Allow Our Staff A Minimum Of 24 Hours For Compounding.

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