Hormone Therapy: Delivery Systems
We specialize in providing individualized hormone therapy for women and men. Our consulting pharmacists are dedicated to providing the highest quality, custom compounded solutions in standard as well as original delivery systems. For your convenience, conventional branded products are also available.
Transdermal Creams and Gels
A versatile delivery system with strength and dosage flexibility using a specialized liposome base makes it an optimal choice for delivering hormones.
Dissolves under the tongue in less than one minute and can be compounded using individual hormones or hormone combinations such as progesterone, testosterone, DHEA, estradiol, estriol, TriEst, BiEst or pregnenolone, per prescription order.
Oral Even-Release Tablets
A proprietary progesterone delivery system combines the slow, even release of medication with the convenience of dosing only once or twice daily.
Oral and Chewable Tablets
Oral tablet dosages can be compounded using individual hormones or hormone combinations including progesterone, estradiol, estriol, DHEA, pregnenolone, testosterone, BiEst, TriEst. Chewable tablets can be formulated for patients who have difficulty swallowing medication.
Progesterone Rectal Suspension
Introduced in 1979, progesterone aqueous rectal suspension provides a mild, easy to measure and administer suspension. Rectal administration avoids the first-pass liver effect.
Alcohol Based Gels
Often preferred by men due to quicker drying properties.
Vaginal Tablets, Creams, and Suppositories
Using a proprietary disintegrant system, we compound a variety of vaginal hormone tablets that require no special storage conditions and need only limited vaginal moisture to dissolve.
Vaginal creams deliver continuous, consistent absorption and can be formulated in a wide range of individualized dosages. A variety of hormones or boric acid can be compounded in suppository form and dispensed in sealed, disposable, plastic molds for vaginal or rectal use.
Anti-Aging Facial Serum
Estriol has been shown to reverse the signs of skin aging and wrinkling in perimenopausal and menopausal women. Restore Health's pharmacy can compoun estriol, with our specially formulated facial moisturizer.
Testosterone patches are compounded in small doses more appropriate for women.
Micronized "In-Oil" Oral Capsules
The Restore Health pharmacy compounds a variety of individual hormones or hormone combination capsules including progesterone, estriol, estradiol, BiEst, TriEst, testosterone, DHEA, and pregnenolone. These capsules provide the best absorption, as documented in the following protocol studies:
1. Absorption of Oral Progesterone is Influenced