Pace Pharmacy is Toronto's compounding pharmacy. We're a full service pharmacy filling all your regular prescriptions just like other drug stores!
Offering a selection of informational resources for customers, and a unique selection of high quality vitamins, supplements, and regular drug store items.
We're the only fully equipped compounding pharmacy in downtown Toronto offering free local delivery. We deliver to you, no matter where in Canada you are! Contact us for details.
Why is Pace Pharmacy different?
Pace Pharmacy is the only fully equipped specialty compounding pharmacy in downtown Toronto offering all the amenities of a regular community pharmacy, and also offering free local prescription delivery*. Delivery of non-prescription items can also be arranged. We are different from all the other pharmacies out there because of the level of customer service we provide. Being independently owner operated, we are able to customize service and products to each customer, because we recognize that everyone is an individual. We can courier your order to you wherever you are in Canada! Canada-wide shipping could be free based on your location and size of order. Otherwise, the cost will depend on the shipping destination. Please contact us for details. We are only authorized to ship medications to destinations within Canada, and we are only allowed to dispense prescriptions pursuant to a prescription from a licensed Canadian physician.
What kinds of prescriptions can be compounded?
Almost any kind. Compounded prescriptions are ideal for any patient requiring unique dosages and/or delivery devices, which can take the form of solutions, suppositories, sprays, oral rinses, lollipops and even as transdermal sticks. Compounding applications can include: Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy, Veterinary, Hospice, Pediatric, Ophthalmic, Dental, Otic (for the ear), Dermatology, Medication Flavoring, Chronic Pain Management, Neuropathies, Sports Medicine, Infertility, Wound Therapy, Podiatry and Gastroenterology.
Is compounding legal? Is it safe?
Compounding has been part of healthcare since the origins of pharmacy, and is widely used today in all areas of the industry, from hospitals to nuclear medicine. Over the last decade, compounding’s resurgence has largely benefited from advances in technology, quality control and research methodology. Health Canada has stated that compounded prescriptions are both ethical and legal as long as they are prescribed by a licensed practitioner for a specific patient and compounded by a licensed pharmacy. In addition, compounding is regulated by the Ontario College of Pharmacists.
Are doctors aware of compounding?
For the most part, yes. Prescription compounding is a rapidly growing component of many physicians’ practices. But in today’s world of aggressive marketing by drug manufacturers, some may not realize the extent of compounding’s resurgence in recent years. Ask your physician about compounding. Then get in touch with a compounding pharmacy – one that is committed to providing high-quality compounded medications in the dosage form and strength prescribed by the physician.
Do you also fill regular prescriptions?
Of course we do! We fill all regular prescriptions and bill directly to your insurance too!
I don't live in Toronto, can I still use Pace Pharmacy?
Absolutely! We serve as the pharmacy of choice for many people - including people who always require delivery. We communicate with them via phone, fax, email, our mobile App, or even social media (excluding personal health information)! Just reach out to us and we take care of the rest!
Your neighbourhood pharmacy
Being independently owned and operated, allows us to provide quality customer service and individualized health care, while offering flexibility un-matched by any other drug store.
Pharmacy And Compounding Experts
Customizing medications for you, your family, and even your pets with the highest standards. Can’t swallow pills? Want a different flavour? Preservative free? No problem!
Our staff has specialized training in aseptic and non-sterile pharmaceutical compounding from reputable companies such as PCCA, Medisca, ACA, and A4M.
How we can help
Compounding allows doctors and pharmacists to meet the special needs of patients. The art and science of pharmaceutical compounding offers solutions to those patients who:
- Have difficulty taking or responding to commercially available medication
- Are allergic or sensitive to preservatives and dyes
- Need specific drug strengths or doses
- Have a hard time swallowing a pill
- React adversely to a medicine’s taste.
- Require a medication that is simply not commercially available
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