Experience The Power of Methylene Blue

Available In Capsules From 2.5mg to 200mg

Rock Ridge Pharmacy: Compounding Experts for your Path to Better Health

Methylene Blue is a synthetic compound belonging to the thiazine class of dyes, distinguished by its deep blue color. Initially synthesized in the 19th century, it has become a versatile agent with significant pharmacological properties.

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How does it work?

Methylene Blue operates through diverse mechanisms, enhancing cellular energy production by optimizing mitochondrial function and scavenging harmful free radicals as an antioxidant. It exhibits neuroprotective effects, modulates nitric oxide pathways, and demonstrates broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity.

Furthermore, it serves as a photosensitizer in photodynamic therapy, offering selective cytotoxicity against cancer cells. This multifaceted pharmacological profile underscores Methylene Blue's versatility as a therapeutic agent with potential applications in neurodegenerative diseases, infectious disorders, and cancer treatment.

Unlock the potential of compounded methylene blue capsules within the realm of integrative and functional medicine.

      Neurological Disorders: Methylene blue capsules show remarkable promise in neurological conditions such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and traumatic brain injury. They serve as a supportive element in mitigating damage and bolstering cognitive functions.

    Mitochondrial Dysfunction: Mitochondria, the cellular powerhouses, play a pivotal role in energy production. Methylene blue capsules support mitochondrial function and offer relief for individuals grappling with mitochondrial disorders or experiencing debilitating fatigue.

    Cognitive Enhancement: Leveraging the cognitive-enhancing properties of methylene blue, Compounded capsules cater to those seeking to optimize mental acuity and memory retention.

        Infections: Compounded methylene blue capsules harness potent antimicrobial properties, making them invaluable in combating infections such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), malaria, and Lyme disease.
  • Alzheimer’s: Patients with Alzheimer’s disease often exhibit impaired mitochondrial function. Methylene Blue's positive effects on oxidative stress, inflammation, elevated nitric oxide levels, and neurotoxicity may help mitigate these damaging effects, thereby restoring oxygen supply and cellular metabolism in the brain. This could potentially slow down the progression of the disease and alleviate symptoms associated with Alzheimer's.
  • Pain: Methylene Blue has shown promise in alleviating various types of pain, including post-operative pain, chronic shooting pain, arthritis, migraines, chronic low back pain, and pain due to inadequate blood supply (ischemia). Patients have reported a reduction in painful inflammation of nerves within hours of taking oral Methylene Blue, indicating its potential as an effective analgesic agent.
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Dosing:

  • Dosing of Methylene Blue should be individualized based on the indication being treated and the patient's unique characteristics. Close monitoring and regular follow-up with a healthcare provider are essential to ensure safe and effective therapy.

    Never self-administer Methylene Blue without medical supervision, as inappropriate dosing can lead to adverse effects or complications.

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Side Effects:

If you experience any concerning symptoms while using Methylene Blue, seek medical attention promptly.

  • Common side effects: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and gastrointestinal discomfort.
  • Risk of methemoglobinemia: Particularly in individuals with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency.
  • Potential for hemolysis: Especially in those with underlying hemolytic disorders.
  • Risk of serotonin syndrome: Especially when used with serotonergic medications.
  • Possibility of allergic reactions: Including rash, itching, swelling, or anaphylaxis.
  • Drug interactions: Methylene Blue may interact with other medications, necessitating caution and medical supervision.

Response Time:

  • The response time to Methylene Blue can range from immediate effects in acute conditions to gradual improvements over time in chronic conditions. The variability in response underscores the importance of individualized treatment approaches and close monitoring to optimize therapeutic outcomes.

How should I take Methylene Blue?

Take the Methylene Blue tablet after a meal, with full glass (8 ounces) of water. Methylene Blue will most likely cause urine or stools to appear blue or green in color. This is normal side effect of the medication and will not cause any harm. This medication can cause unusual results with certain medical tests. Tell any doctor who treats you that you are using Methylene Blue.

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Pharmacist's Role:

    • Pharmacists play a vital role in Methylene Blue therapy by compounding and dispensing medications, educating patients on proper use and potential side effects, and monitoring treatment response. They assess drug interactions, manage adverse effects, and collaborate with healthcare providers to ensure safe and effective medication management. Pharmacists also contribute to clinical decision-making, advocating for patient safety and well-being. Through their expertise in medication management and patient care, pharmacists optimize Methylene Blue therapy to achieve optimal treatment outcomes.

Ways to Send in Prescriptions:

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1. Fax

Write a prescription on a prescription pad and fax over to 201-444-2698.

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2. E-Scribe

E-Rx (E-scribe) to “Rock Ridge Pharmacy”.

Make sure our address is 191 Rock Rd, Glen Rock, NJ 07452.

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3. Call

Call in your prescription to 201-444-4190.

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4. Fill Out Pre-made Rx Order Forms from Rock Ridge Pharmacy

Fill out Rock Ridge Pharmacy Rx Order Forms and Fax »

Access to these Rx Forms is exclusively for physicians. Click here to request access

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5. Telemedicine

Rock Ridge Pharmacy, in partnership with Physician 360, offers on-demand telemedicine consultations. Learn more below.

How To Start

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Follow the steps below to get started and to sign up for a consultation!

  1. Click Start Now (Green Button Above)
  2. Create account and log-in at visit.physician360.co [start now button above]. Take a brief questionnaire about your symptoms or reason you would like to speak to a provider
  3. Within approximately 5-10 minutes, connect with a medical professional on your phone or your computer [if an RX is warranted, the RX will be sent to Rock Ridge Pharmacy right after the call]
  4. If needed, a prescription will be electronically sent to our team at Rock Ridge Pharmacy.

Rock Ridge Pharmacy is located at 191 Rock Rd, Glen Rock NJ, 07452

At our pharmacy, we're proud to offer specialized Methylene Blue services tailored to meet your unique needs. With a commitment to excellence and patient care, our trained pharmacists are equipped to provide expert guidance and assistance with Methylene Blue administration. Whether you require Methylene Blue for medical or research purposes, our team ensures precise dosing and proper handling to guarantee safety and efficacy.

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