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Countdown Pharmacy Pukekohe South

Pharmacy Service

Region

South Auckland

Today

9:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

Description

Pharmacists can help to support the health of your family; they can provide advice and treatment for common minor illnesses for all ages.

Pharmacists ensure that prescriptions are dispensed correctly and that the medicine and dose is appropriate for you, so that you receive the maximum benefits from your medicines. Your pharmacist will help you understand what your medicines are prescribed for, how to take them, possible side effects and how to store them.

All advice and treatment is conducted in a professional and confidential manner and most services are provided free of charge and do not generally require an appointment.

For safe disposal, please return any expired or unwanted medicines, or needles/lancets and syringes to your pharmacy. There is no charge for this service.

Please don't hesitate to contact us directly if you have any questions.

Dispensary Manager

Jenna Hsu

Hours

9:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

Mon – Sun 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Easter Sunday (21 Apr), Labour Day (28 Oct), Waitangi Day (6 Feb), Good Friday (10 Apr), Queen's Birthday (1 Jun). Open Auckland Anniversary (27 Jan), Easter Monday (13 Apr, 9:00 AM – 8:00 AM), ANZAC Day (27 Apr, 1:00 AM – 8:00 AM).
Christmas: Open 23 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec. Open 26 Dec (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM). Open 27 Dec — 1 Jan. Open 1 Jan (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM). Open 2 Jan (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM). Open 3 Jan.

Dispensing Services

Smoking cessation

Pharmacy staff are trained to provide a service to help people to stop smoking. This service includes advice and providing quit smoking support aides e.g. nicotine gum.

Free after hours prescriptions for under 14s

We are able to fill your under-14 year old's prescription for free (if the medication is fully funded) both within normal working hours and after hours.

Maviret dispensing for hepatitis C

This pharmacy has been registered to dispense Maviret (glecaprevir and pibrentasvir) for the treatment of Hep C and to provide you with counselling to support your treatment. You will not…

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Other Pharmacy Services

Blister packs

This pharmacy can provide you with individually made blister packs of your medicines. These can be supplied weekly, fortnightly, or monthly depending on your needs. This type of packaging can…

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Emergency contraceptive pill (ECP)

Your pharmacists are trained to assess whether the ECP is appropriate for you. This is done in a confidential manner. The ECP works best if taken as soon as possible…

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Incontinence products

Sildenafil dispensing for erectile dysfunction

This pharmacy has specially trained pharmacists who are able to prescribe sildenafil for erectile dysfunction in men aged 35 – 70 years who meet specific assessment criteria.

Trimethoprim dispensing

This pharmacy has trained pharmacists who can supply the antibiotic, trimethoprim, for women aged between 16 and 65 who have an uncomplicated urinary tract infection.

Selected oral contraceptives

Our specially trained pharmacists can supply selected oral contraceptives without a prescription under certain circumstances.

Up to six months’ supply of selected oral contraceptives can be sold to women who…

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Influenza (flu) vaccines

This pharmacy has staff that are trained to give flu vaccines. The flu vaccination is free for people 65 years and older and for pregnant women, for everyone else there…

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Charges

We at Countdown Pharmacy offer Free Prescriptions*

*Other charges relating to patient co-payment for specialists, dentists, funded, partially-funded and non-funded items may apply.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English

Contact Details

186-192 Manukau Road
Pukekohe
Auckland 2120

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Street Address

186-192 Manukau Road
Pukekohe
Auckland 2120

This page was last updated at 1:47PM on November 13, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Countdown Pharmacy Pukekohe South.