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Epsom Pharmacy 2008 Ltd

Pharmacy Service

Region

Central Auckland

Today

8:15 AM to 6:45 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.

Underground covered carparking available.

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

Dispensary Manager

Andi Barrett

Hours

8:15 AM to 6:45 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:15 AM – 6:45 PM
Sat 9:00 AM – 3:45 PM
Sun 9:00 AM – 1:45 AM

Sunday: closed January to March

Closed for the entire  long weekends

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Open 23 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan.

Dispensing Services

Hydroquinone Presciptions

We dispense hydroquinione creams that are dispensed on an individual basis with a prescription.

Community pharmacy anticoagulant management Service (CPAMS) – INR testing for warfarin patients

Warfarin is used by some people as a blood thinning medicine e.g. after a stroke. It is important that blood results are regularly checked. This service involves having a quick…

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Methadone dispensing

This pharmacy works alongside the DHB methadone programme. Pharmacy staff can administer methadone on a daily, or a takeaway basis, depending on what has been agreed.

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.

This includes a…

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Clozapine dispensing

It is very important that you receive regular blood tests while you are taking clozapine. We will check your blood tests to make sure the appropriate dose of clozapine is…

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Long-term conditions (LTC) service

This service is designed for people with long-term illnesses who may need support with their medicines. An assessment is used to identify the things that affect their ability to take…

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Medicines use review service (MURS)

Medicines Use Review Service enables community pharmacists to work with people who are on complex medicine regimens or have difficulty managing their medications. Our pharmacists are MUR accredited and can…

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Other Pharmacy Services

Disability aids

Wheelchairs hire or purchase

Crutches hire or purchase

Walking sticks purchase

Commode hire

Walker hire

Donut cushion purchase (for pressure area prevention post surgery)

Maternity and Breastfeeding

Hire of obstetric TENS machine for labour

Breast pump hire and purchase

Passport Photos

We provide printed photos. We can not upload to a usb stick.

CPAP (Fisher & Paykel) for Sleep Apnoea

Fisher & Paykel branded parts for CPAP machines and masks. We also sell pillows with contouring to help sleeping with a CPAP mask.

Nebuliser and Vapouriser Hire and Purchase

We also stock some spare parts for nebulisers such as mask or breathing piece and tubing.

Specialised wound care

Some wounds require extra attention and skill to manage. This pharmacy has staff qualified to do this and can refer you to your doctor if necessary.

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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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.

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.

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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Incontinence products

Blood pressure monitoring

Blood pressure monitors for hire or purchase

Testing on site available

Zinc testing

Testing zinc levels on site

Compression stockings

Medicine & needles disposal service

Unwanted medicines are often dumped into the toilet, tipped down the sink or put out with the garbage, which starts a journey that can seriously harm the environment. Please return…

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WINZ and other reports

If you require reports on your medicines or the cost of your medicines please ask a member of the pharmacy team.

Oral contraceptive prescribing and dispensing (the pill )

Our qualified pharmacists have carried out extra training and can now prescribe and dispense your oral contraceptive without needing to make a doctors appointment. Please phone us to see if…

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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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Adashiko Collagen

Contains collagen 1, 2 and 3. Great for wound healing, skin and joints. Contains Japanese collagen which is the finest in the world.

Hair restoration lengthening programme (Evolis)

Come and see our trained staff for a hair scope to see the condition of your scalp and hair. Consult includes photos which are taken on Day 1 and again…

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Fillerina Dermo Cosmetic at home system for wrinkles

Target crows feet, lip plumping, age wrinkles and expression lines with this system. 14 days treatment lasts 3 months.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi

Contact Details

  • Phone

    (09) 624 1322

  • Fax

    (09) 624 1323

Inside Greenwood Medical Centre Building
641 Manukau Road
Epsom

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Street Address

Inside Greenwood Medical Centre Building
641 Manukau Road
Epsom

Postal Address

P.O.Box 29004
Epsom
Auckland 1344

This page was last updated at 10:25AM on September 4, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Epsom Pharmacy 2008 Ltd.