American Heart Month

February 3, 2018 dbrickhouse
American Heart Month Welcome to February, American Heart Month! Sadly, we all know someone who has been affected by heart disease or stroke. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. According to the CDC, there are 2200 deaths per day due to cardiovascular disease. That equals 1 in every 3
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Happy New Year!

January 15, 2018 dbrickhouse
2018 – Ready or not it is the new year… Have you made your New Year’s Resolutions? If so what is your plan to attain them? Life can be so busy, so demanding that even the best intentions can be swept to the wayside. Here are some simple tips to help you go from just
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Vets and Pets

July 19, 2017 dbrickhouse
The four-legged members of our family are important to us. Did you know that your pets can benefit from the help of a pharmacist, too? Gadsden City Pharmacy is the only certified pet compounding pharmacy in Etowah County, and the staff and pharmacists at GCP can help your pet get well and stay well.
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Benefits of Compounding

February 23, 2015 dbrickhouse
Benefits of compounding for patients: -Drugs on the market now maybe too strong or too weak for you -Hospice patients swallowing issue -Pediatric patients change form pill form to liquid -Phenergan gel – drug for nausea/vomiting. -Change form all together ex. pill to suppository – Veterinary compounds- specific for species and can simplify dose form
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Why Vaccines are Important?

February 23, 2015 dbrickhouse
Why get your vaccines in a pharmacy? – Pharmacists are the most accessible health care professional – No appointment necessary -Most vaccines are now covered under the drug portion of insurance. What services are available? – Flu – Pneumonia – Zostavax ( shingles) – Any routine vaccination Travel Vaccine Services Last year we saw the
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