Oak Island, NC
Drug compounding is the science of preparing custom, personalized medications for patients and pets to improve care and reduce side effects. Compounding drugs allows us to change the size, delivery type, dosage and taste of your medications based on your individual needs. Thomas Seashore Drugs is one of the few pharmacies in the Carolinas with a state-of-the-art compounding lab in-house. And with more than a century of compounding experience, you can trust us to get it right.
Drug compounding solves a variety of health care challenges. Compounding pharmacies like ours provide unique solutions for patients who can’t handle mass-produced medications.
Creating custom medications is helpful for those who:
Compounded medications are generally covered by insurance. If you have questions or concerns, please call our pharmacists for direct assistance.
Can low dose naltrexone help with your pain?
Our compounding pharmacists and medical experts can point you in the right direction.
Low-dose naltrexone (LDN) is a drug that has been proven to reduce pain and symptom severity for a number of medical conditions and autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis (RA), fibromyalgia, inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s disease and multiple sclerosis. In high doses, LDN is also used to treat opiate addiction. LDN is an alternative to big-name opioids and comes with far fewer side effects.
The Thomas family has been compounding medicines for their patients since 1902. Nowadays, our compounding pharmacy and techs continue this tradition, using only the purest chemicals and the latest in modern compounding technology to deliver customized prescriptions. Educating our customers on compounding drugs is important to our team––we want you to feel comfortable with your treatment options. Our expertise and knowledge have made us a regional leader in both human and pet drug compounding.