PCCA Company Profile

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More than two decades ago, a physician encountered a patient who required an anti-nausea medication that was no longer commercially available. The physician challenged a Houston-area pharmacist to compound the medication, so the pharmacist consulted with his peers and procured the chemicals necessary to prepare it.The prescription was a success, and the pharmacist realized that others in his field faced similar demands to meet the needs of patients requiring compounded medications. This network of pharmacists, united by a commitment to meet patient needs, was the foundation of PCCA (Professional Compounding Centers of America), which was soon incorporated in 1981.


744 Third Street
N5V 5J2
United Kingdom


Phone: 519.455.0690
Fax: 800.799.4537

News Articles [1 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Lipoderm® Topical Vehicle Used in USP Compounded Preparation Monograph

The new USP Compounded Preparation Monograph for Ondansetron Compounded Topical Gel (20 mg/ml) includes PCCA’s proprietary topical base as a key ingredient ...

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PubMed Articles [4 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A Copper relay system involving two periplasmic chaperones drives cbb3-type cytochrome c oxidase biogenesis in Rhodobacter capsulatus.

PccA and SenC are periplasmic copper chaperones required for the biogenesis of cbb3-type cytochrome c oxidase (cbb3-Cox) in Rhodobacter capsulatus at physiological Cu concentrations. However, both pro...

Analysis of paracetamol, pseudoephedrine and cetirizine in Allercet Cold capsules using spectrophotometric techniques.

Paracetamol (PAR), Pseudoephedrine hydrochloride (PSE) and cetirizine dihydrochloride (CET) is a ternary mixture that composes tablets which are popular for the relief of flu in Egypt. The spectra of ...

Cholangiocarcinoma in Germany: epidemiological trends and impact of misclassification.

Diverging trends of cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) incidence in different countries warrant further subtype-specific characterization. In this study, we aimed to determined current epidemiological trends of...

Discovery of a Potent, Selective, and Brain-Penetrant Small-Molecule that Activates the Orphan Receptor GPR88 and Reduces Alcohol Intake.

The orphan G-protein-coupled receptor GPR88 is highly expressed in the striatum. Studies using GPR88 knockout mice have suggested that the receptor is implicated in alcohol seeking and drinking behavi...

Clinical Trials [2 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Comparing Three Dimension Laparoscopic Versus Open Surgery for Perihiliar Cholangiocarcinoma

Cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) is the most common biliary tract malignancy and the second most common primary hepatic malignancy. The prognosis of CCA is dismal. Surgery is the only potentially ...

Hypertrophic Scar Prevention by Novel Topical Gel Application

Researchers are trying to find out more about the side effects of topical (applied to the skin) Pentamidine, to determine if it is safe for use in people. They also want to find out if top...

Companies [2 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]


More than two decades ago, a physician encountered a patient who required an anti-nausea medication that was no longer commercially available. The physician challenged a Houston-area pharmacist to com...

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