We strive to meet YOUR needs with unmatched personal service.

Welcome to The Pill Box Pharmacy

 

Compounding is the ageless art and science of customizing medications to meet each patient’s specific needs. Compounding is fundamental to the profession of pharmacy and was a standard means of providing prescription medications before drugs began to be mass produced. 

The Pill Box Pharmacy of Decatur, Alabama is your local hometown pharmacy serving Morgan County and surrounding areas since 1973. Our Goal is to meet the needs of the patients and the prescriber with personal service that is unmatched. The Pill Box Pharmacy is a full-service pharmacy with a convenient drive-thru window. We offer compounding services in the fields of BHRT (Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy), Pain Management, Veterinary, and many more.

 

The Pill Box Pharmacy of Decatur is now a PCAB Accredited Pharmacy- we are very proud of this accomplishment. What does this mean for you? This means that we take every precaution available to give you the safest and most accurate compounded medication possible. We are held to the highest standards in compounding. Here at The Pill Box Pharmacy, we strive to give you the best experience with your prescriptions. Please call us anytime with any questions or concerns. We are always eager to help!

W hat is compounding and how can it help you? 

 

 

Welcome to The Pill Box Pharmacy

 

 

What is Compounding and How Can it Help You?

W e Carry Our Own In-house Skin Care Line

 

 

What is Compounding and How Can it Help You?

 

SimplySkin Rx is the innovation of three compounding pharmacists who set out to produce a skin care line with the idea that a skin care regimen should be grounded in science and simple to adhere to.

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We strive to meet YOUR needs with unmatched personal service.

We strive to meet YOUR needs with unmatched personal service.

Can Vitamin D (Sunshine) Help Stress?

It is well known that Vitamin D protects you against the flu and cancer by supporting the immune system and supporting bone growth preventing osteoporosis. New research has revealed that Vitamin D can battle the ravages of stress. When we experience stress the body produces the stress hormone cortisol. Cortisol in small doses helps us deal with difficult times and is quite healthy. Too much and prolonged levels of cortisol can restrict arteries and increase blood pressure. Vitamin D can block the enzyme that is needed to make cortisol and help us avoid the damage that too much stress can cause and help in lowering blood pressure. For most people taking 5,000 IU per day will raise your Vitamin D to the optimum level.​

What is Magnesium Depletion?

Nutritional studies regularly demonstrate that a vast segment of the American population, 65-70%, is deficient in magnesium. This is a disturbing fact since magnesium plays an essential role in a wide range of fundamental cellular reactions. More than 300 enzymes require magnesium as a cofactor. Magnesium is essential for all biosynthetic processes, formation of energy, and muscle function. Depletions in magnesium can have profound effects on cardio and skeletal muscle physiology. Rely on the Pill Box Pharmacy for all your vitamin needs.​

What is Glutathione?

One of the most important antioxidants in the body, Glutathione is present in every cell and low levels are associated with higher risks of several types of cancer. Conversely, when levels are high, cancer rates are low.Nutritionally, there are several ways to increase glutathione levels. These include: Vitamin C intake of at least 1000 mg daily on an empty stomach.N-acetyl cysteine which supplies one of the chief building blocks of glutathione, cysteine.Eating flavonoid rich foods which can raise glutathione levels in cells. Examples include such foods as broccoli, cauliflower, celery, turnips, collards, tomatoes, carrots, and most berries.​

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2422-J Danville Rd SW
Decatur, AL 35603
Ph: 256.353.1121