Locations Offered: AmesAustinElmhurstOttumwaPleasant HillPaynesvilleWaterloo

We work with the physician and patient to solve problems taking medications. Compounding custom prescription medications provide many more options for patients who are unable or have problems taking medications in conventional ways.

NuCara is an independent Midwest-based pharmacy group, dedicated to the art and science of compounding. From discontinued or unavailable meds to cutting edge dosing options...NuCara Pharmacy works with the practitioner to solve medication problems and meet specific patient needs. If you have questions about compounding prescription services or would like more information about NuCara, contact


NuCara Compounding Pharmacies Can:

  • Customize strengths
  • Combine multiple medications into one dosage form
  • Prepare special formulations
  • Compound drugs no longer commercially available
  • Make liquid dosage forms of solid medication
  • Flavor medications
  • Eliminate preservatives

We Compound Medications into:

  • Capsules
  • Oral Suspensions
  • Sublingual Drops
  • Nasal Sprays
  • Suppositories
  • Troches/Lozenges
  • Topical Creams or Gels
  • Anesthetic Gel
  • Rapid Dissolve Tablets
  • Lollipops

Meet NuCara Compounding


Julia Johnson, MHA

  • Business Development
  • p: 641-777-0159

Chris Williams

  • Business Development
  • p: 512-282-0080

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