What's New - September 2020

What’s New – September 2020

ENFORCED JANUARY 1, 2021 Controlled Substance Prescription Forms Must Be AB 149 Compliant _______________________________________ Beginning January 1, 2021, controlled substance prescription forms compliant with the requirements defined by AB 149 will be the only valid form style that may be filled, compounded, or dispensed. A valid form should contain the 12-byte serial number and barcode. The[…]

What's New - August

What’s New – August 2020

MOST POPULAR Metronidazole Suspension _______________________ Metronidazole Suspension has long been one of our most popular suspensions. We provide hospitals and clinics with a supply for office use, as well as scripting out for individual patients. Our Metronidazole Suspension is water based, requires no refrigeration and has a 6 month shelf life. Click on the image below to[…]

What's New - July 2020

What’s New – July 2020

Newly Updated ONLINE STORE _______________________________________ We’ve updated our online store and it is easier than ever. We have added more products, revamped the design and simplified the checkout process. Click the link below to check it out. Visit our Online Store here: www.GGVCP.pharmacy/store Not Registered? Register here: www.GGVCP.pharmacy/store/login   COMING SOON! Lomustine _______________________ Available in mid-August, Lomustine[…]

Capsule - Veterinary Compounding

What’s New – June 2020

Golden Gate Veterinary Compounding Pharmacy is keeping you updated on drug availability, back-orders, new products and more. Our monthly, “What’s New” updates are aimed at keeping our clients informed. We know that back-ordered medications can be disruptive to pet’s treatments. We can compound most back-ordered medications to ensure no lapse in treatment. Our goal, as[…]

Text to Refill

Text-To-Refill

Pet owners asked and we answered! Requesting refills is easier than ever with our newly upgraded Text-to-Refill system. No leaving voice messages, no waiting to speak to a representative. Just a simple text and the refill process is rolling.   INSTRUCTIONS: To submit a refill request, text your prescription number (upper left corner of your[…]

GGVCP Capsule Press

Senior Pets

Caring for Senior Pets can be challenging. With advancements in veterinary care, pet nutrition and overall knowledge of pet well-being, our pets are living longer. Which is great news! More years with our beloved animals! However, senior pets can present all kinds of physical and mental issues as they reach their golden years.  Generally, pets[…]

Compounded Pet Medication Capsules

Combining Pet Medications

As pets begin to age, medications can play an important role in maintaining a good quality of life. And many times, aging pets are required to take multiple medications, multiple times a day. This can be troublesome for pet owners and stressful to the pet. Compounding Pharmacies Offer Options Veterinary specific compounding pharmacies work with[…]

Hyperthyroidism in Cats

Hyperthyroidism is a very common disease in cats, most commonly affecting middle-aged to older cats. Symptoms and Diagnosis of Hyperthyroidism in Cats Hyperthyroidism is caused when an enlarged thyroid gland (located in a cat’s neck) is producing an excess of thyroid hormones (T3 and T4). When produced properly thyroid hormones help regulate and control normal[…]

Golden Gate Veterinary Compounding Pharmacy

FAQs: Compounded vs. Manufactured Pet Medications

Commonly at Golden Gate VCP, we get questions regarding the differences between compounded medications and commercially-available (manufactured) products. Below we hope to provide some insight into this topic. Q: How do compounded products differ from manufactured drugs? A: The main factor that separates compounds from commercially-available drugs is the scale in which they are made.[…]