GULF BREEZE APOTHECARY
Mar 06, 2015 09:30AM
Gulf Breeze Apothecary, founded in in 2009, is a compounding pharmacy that serves the entire Gulf Coast, including Pensacola, Perdido Key, Navarre and Destin. With patient-focused pharmacy and dedicated customer service, Gulf Breeze Apothecary takes the time to listen to patients’ needs and provide the highest level of quality and customer service in the industry.
They specialize in women's and men's hormone replacement therapy programs, but are also a full-service compounding pharmacy, offering all types of compounded medications, including pediatrics, pain management, dermatology, veterinary, sterile compounding, wound, scar and skin care.
Compounding is the art and science of preparing personalized medications for patients. Compounded medications are made from individual ingredients that are mixed together in the exact strength and dosage form required by the patient. This allows the compounding pharmacist to work with the physician and the patient to create a custom medication that fits the patient’s exact needs.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has stated that compounded prescriptions are both ethical and legal as long as they are prescribed by a licensed practitioner for a specific patient and compounded by a licensed pharmacy. In addition, compounding is regulated by state boards of pharmacy.
Gulf Breeze Apothecary offers free consultations with patients and have saliva testing kits in the pharmacy. Most insurance is accepted and the pharmacy has a full line of premium over-the-counter supplements, as well.