Meet Dr. Fronce Barnes

Our very own Dr. Barnes, a compound pharmacist at the Kearney Park Compound Pharmacy was featured this month on VoyageDallas.com. We are extremely proud and honored to have him on our staff and can’t wait to see what he does next. For the full article please click on VoyageDallas link or on the link below. […]

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How Do I Dispose of My Unused Medication?

Many people wonder what they should do with leftover medication when they are changed to a different drug and no longer need what is left or if the medication has expired. A lot of people have the misunderstanding that simply flushing medication down the toilet or sink is correct and will have no effects, but […]

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Who Should Not Get the Flu Vaccine

Talk to your health care provider about vaccination if you have: Allergy to chicken eggs A history of severe reaction to a flu vaccination A moderate-to-severe illness with fever (you should wait until getting better) A history of Guillain–Barré Syndrome (a severe paralytic illness, also called GBS)

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Is the Flu Vaccine Safe?

Seasonal flu vaccines have a very good safety track record. Although there are possible side-effects to vaccination, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration closely monitor the safety of seasonal flu vaccines. Possible mild side effects usually begin soon after vaccination and last 1-2 days. Mild side effects of […]

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Different Ways of Getting Vaccinated for the Flu?

There are two types of vaccines, the flu shot and the nasal spray. The flu shot is: Made with inactivated (killed) flu virus Approved for use in healthy or chronically ill people Approved for use in people older than 6 months Available in 3 types: Regular; for people 6 months and older High-dose; for people […]

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Who are the Primary Candidates for Flu Vaccines?

Anyone aged at least 6 months should get a flu vaccine. It’s especially important if you are: At high risk of developing serious complications like pneumonia once getting sick with flu. Conditions include; Illness such as asthma, diabetes, and chronic lung disease. Pregnancy Advanced age: 65 and older Family members, caregivers, or other close contacts […]

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