Compound Medication and The claRx Guarantee

Posted by The Big Country Content Team on Feb 26, 2021 11:00:00 AM

Compounding medications is an encompassing process, allowing pharmacists to combine, or mix various ingredients to create medications not available by manufacturers.  Similar to baking a cake, many pharmacies may use the same ingredients to create a compound with the same intended end result, and yet you will find vastly different qualities of cake from different bakers. The same holds true for compounds from different pharmacies.  


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Topics: medication, compounding, guarantee

iPledge Simplified

Posted by The Big Country Content Team on Nov 24, 2020 3:00:00 PM

Providers, pharmacies, and patients all have a part to play in the iPledge program if the patient is going to take Accutane. We break this down into 3 parts and how we improve outcomes in each one.

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Topics: dermatology, medication, guarantee, patient care, iPledge

What is iPledge, Why Does It Matter?

Posted by The Big Country Content Team on Apr 16, 2020 3:58:58 PM

Simply defined, iPledge is a patient safety program for patients on or intending to take isotretinoin and it is designed to prevent harm from coming to unborn children of pregnant women, as well as other potential harmful side effects if not monitored by your provider. In technical terms, it is a REMS (Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy) program implemented through the FDA.

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Topics: dermatology, prescription, guarantee, Accutane