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Great Barrier Island Pharmacy

Pharmacy Service

Region

Central Auckland

Today

9:00 AM to 1:00 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

Dennis Booth

Hours

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Our pharmacist is available for dispensing medications on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.  We operate as a retail health and beauty shop only on Thursdays and Fridays.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Dispensing Services

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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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.

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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Disability aids

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

Needle exchange service

This pharmacy is part of the needle exchange service and is happy to assist with the disposal of unwanted sharps in a safe, hygienic manner and provide clean needles for…

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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.

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.

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.

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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Viekira Pak dispensing

Our pharmacist is trained to dispense the Viekira Pak medication should you need it. Please see your doctor about getting a prescription for the particular medication product that may be…

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Computer items and products

In November 2016 we added computer supplies to our range of goods on offer to our customers. This includes cables, memory sticks, chargers, printer cartridges etc. Please enquire.

Mountain bike hire

We hire mountain bikes either daily or weekly, mens or ladies. Please enquire.

We have a range of other things ..... including

Sunglasses, First Aid, Hair Colours, Jewellery, Reading Glasses, Hair Brushes, Clips, Ties

Vitamins/Mineral Supplements, First Aid supplies, Batteries, Watch battery replacement service.

Geo-Shock Water Treatment for tanks.

Popular Items:

Gift…

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Charges

Standard fees apply plus a $1.00 per prescription item which is the cost of power to provide the prescription service.

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English

Contact Details

117 Hector Sanderson Rd
Great Barrier Island
Auckland 0991

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Street Address

117 Hector Sanderson Rd
Great Barrier Island
Auckland 0991

Postal Address

If sending any item to the pharmacy, please use courierpost or normal mail only (as items sent by other freight companies will only reach the wharf in Auckland).

This page was last updated at 8:36PM on July 31, 2018. This information is reviewed and edited by Great Barrier Island Pharmacy.