Pediatric Compounding | CompreCare | Rx Specialty Pharmacy

Pediatric Compounding


Pediatric compounding is the practice of preparing customized medications for children and offers a greater patient compliance. There are many challenges when it comes giving children to take their medicine.. Medication can be too bitter or hard for them to swallow. In addition commercial medicine may not be available in the desired strength. There are several ways CompreCare can help pediatric patients such as providing appropriate dosage alternatives, which may include the following:

  • Emulsions
  • Flavored and/or colored medicine
  • Gummies
  • Hormone replacement
  • Lollipops
  • Rapid-dissolve tablets
  • Reduce the strength of an adult medication
  • Solutions
  • Suspensions
  • Suppositories - even antibiotics
  • Transdermal preparations
  • Topical Pain therapy for diabetic neuropathy

Pediatric Flavors - Flavors are used to enhance the medication taste. There are several flavors available for your child to choose. We can also create a variety of special flavor by combining flavors. If you don’t see a flavor listed that you would like, please call us to speak with one of our staff team.

Flavors available that your child can choose:


CompreCare can custom compound for children with following conditions:
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acne
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity
  • Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism
  • Chemical Sensitivities
  • Diaper Rash
  • Downs Syndrome
  • Fungal Infections
  • Head Lice
  • Heart and Cardiac conditons
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Nausea & Vomiting
  • Neurological and Metabolic disorders
  • Scabies
  • Topical Anesthesia
Common compounds for pediatric patients:

We use formulas tested by Pharmacy Compounding Centers of America (PCCA). We can also customize preparations specific to your patients. Listed below are some example formulations that may be subject to change.

For diaper rash:

  • Cholestyramine 5%/Mupirocin 0.5%/Miconazole Nitrate 0.5% Topical Ointment
  • Zinc Oxide 40% Topical Ointment

For throat pain due to various conditions such as strep throat, influenza, colds, tonsillitis and many more:

  • Tetracaine HCl 0.5% Sorbitol Lollipop
  • Lidocaine HCl 2% Oral Rinse
  • Lidocaine 4% Throat Spray
  • Ibuprofen 400 mg/5 mL Oral Suspension

For oral yeast infections/thrush:

  • Nystatin 100,000 U/mL Oral Suspension – sugar-free
  • Clotrimazole 80 mg Sorbitol Lollipop

For pain/fever:

  • Ibuprofen 100 mg Sorbitol Lollipop
  • Ibuprofen 20% Topical Lipoderm

How to place an order?

CompreCare can accept electronic prescriptions as well as original prescriptions through the mail. Faxed prescriptions must come from your physician’s office only. CompreCare will verify all new controlled substance prescriptions with your physician’s office for validity.

We look forward to servicing all of your prescription medication needs in a fast and friendly way! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call us at 1-888-644-8326.

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