Most compounds containing bioidentical hormones require a prescription as they are scheduled. Some products however may be purchased over the counter. Please speak to one of our pharmacists if you are unsure.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Any medical doctor that is registered in South Africa may write a prescription. We do however recommend consulting with a doctor that is trained in and familiar with compounded medicines and bioidentical hormones.
Most compounded medicines do not have a nappi code, hence will not be covered by medical aids.
At this stage, we are only based in Bryanston, Johannesburg. Your local pharmacy can obtain products directly from us on your behalf, or else you may contact us directly and we will courier the products to you. We offer free delivery within RSA for orders over R2,000.
Bioidentical hormones are controlled medicines and, by law, require a prescription that is only valid for a maximum of 6 months. Once the repeats your doctor has prescribed are complete, you need to obtain a new prescription.