PREMAFARMA holds continuous authorization by the Costa Rican Ministry of Health and the National Animal Health Service (SENASA). In addition, it holds an international license issued by the PCCA (Professional Compounding Centers of America), with twoC4 (Comprehensive Core Concepts in Compounding) Veterinary Pharmacy Compounding specialists. This title is granted by the PCCA, an accredited agency in the United States of America for continuing education of pharmacists.

For the safety of patients and their medications, it has approved providers of USP-grade -or higher- certified materials, allowing it to ensure traceability along the supply chain.

Its processes are governed by internationally recognized controls, including the <795> and <797> USP Standards for compounding.

PREMAFARMA provides services to Zoo Ave Rescue Center, Fuerza Animalia, Hospital de Especies Menores y Silvestres de la Universidad Nacional (Hospital of Minor Species and Wild Fauna of the National University), as well as a growing number of veterinarians throughout the national territory.



Main Species and Pets Treated at PREMAFARMA:
  • Birds
  • Dogs
  • Rabbits
  • Ferrets
  • Reptiles
  • Wild animals
  • Major and minor felines
  • Exhibition Horses
  • Pocket pets: Guinea pigs, mice, hamsters


Wide experience in various dosage forms:
  • Shampoos
  • Treats
  • Otic gels
  • Topical powders
  • Topical sprays
  • Lotions and creams
  • Transdermal gels
  • Injectable solutions and eye drops
  • Flavored capsules
  • Pluronic healing gel
  • Rectal gels and suppositories
  • Otic solutions and suspensions
  • Paw pad protective pastes
  • Flavored pastes, according to the pet owner taste


Most frequent ailments:
  • Thyroid and Heart problems
  • Ear and eye infections
  • Eye infections
  • Dermatitis
  • Epilepsy
  • Diabetes
  • Cushing's syndrome
  • Wounds
Ask your veterinarian about the most suitable prescription for your pet.  

Dispensation on veterinary prescription only.

• Historical Background
• Location and Facilities
• Corporate Philosophy
• Topics
• Sterile Preparations
• Non-sterile Preparations
• Veterinary Compounds
• General Description
• Career Opportunities
• List of Drug Formulation

Telephone: (506) 2225-3774   Fax: (506) 2225-3794
Address: 50m South of Casa Italia.
Francisco Peralta. San José, Costa Rica.
7:30am to 5:00pm