Compounding is the
science of creating customized medication, created by combining individual
ingredients in the exact strength and for required by the patient and their own
Compounding is often
required for medical reasons – to avoid a non-essential ingredient due to
allergies, to change a tablet into a capsule for patients with swallowing issues, to make a
product not available on the Australian market, or to manufacture an exact
dosage based on the patient’s individual prescription.
are usually ordered by your doctor, and are prepared in a safe and carefully
controlled environment under the supervision of a trained compounding
Contact your Capital
Chemist Compounding Pharmacy to discuss your personal compounding needs.
Capital Chemist compounding pharmacies:
Capital Chemist Bruce, ACT
Capital Chemist Garran, ACT Capital Chemist Mittagong, NSW
Online booking not available. Please phone your local Capital Chemist store for more information.