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Low dose Naltrexone (LDN) and compounding pharmacies

Discussion in 'General Treatment' started by penny, May 14, 2011.

  1. jstefl

    jstefl Senior Member

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    I found a syringe at Walgreens in the baby section. They are about $ 4.00.

    The down side of using the water trick is that there is a limited shelf life to a jar of water in a refrigerator. You need to use very pure water, but even then, you should replace it after a couple of weeks, or you will get fuzzies growing in your jar.

    John
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    ggingues $10 gift code at iHerb GAS343 of $40

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    Hmm, I have heard people say 1 month with refrigeration and a couple of weeks if you do not refrigerate. I have mine compounded, so just passing along what I have heard on another forum.

    FYI
  3. ggingues

    ggingues $10 gift code at iHerb GAS343 of $40

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    Sounds like an insurance thing, perhaps you could get a 3month supply (if insurance allows), that way you could get 3 months, for 2 months copay!

    GG
  4. penny

    penny Senior Member

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    Just wanted to update in case anyone's interested in the process:

    I received my LDN from Skip's pharmacy two days ago. My doctor called in a prescription to them, then they called me for shipping address and my credit card number. It arrived 5 days after they called (though it was a three day weekend so that may have delayed it a bit). It cost $33.90 with shipping, and they didn't ask for any of my insurance info so I'm assuming that is the full amount. I guess it's possible my doctor gave them my insurance info but that seems unlikely. It came in liquid form, 1mg per 1ml. I am not sure if my doctor prescribed the liquid or if the pharmacy decided on the form. Oh, it's a 100ml bottle, and came with a small syringe for measuring the dose.

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