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Life Pharmacy Dunedin

Pharmacy Service

Region

Dunedin - South Otago

Today

9:00 AM to 6:00 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.

Dispensary Manager

Darshana Kanjee

Hours

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Sun10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Good Friday (2 Apr), Easter Sunday (4 Apr). Open Labour Day (26 Oct, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), Waitangi Day (Observed 8/4/21) (8 Feb, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), Otago Anniversary (22 Mar, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), Easter Monday (5 Apr, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), ANZAC Day (Observed 26/04/21) (26 Apr, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM), Queen's Birthday (7 Jun, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM).

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

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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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.

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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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.

Vaccines

  • Influenza (flu) vaccine

Immunisation is one of the most effective medical interventions to prevent infections and has led to the decline of many serious, potentially lethal, diseases. There may be a charge for…

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Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin

Contact Details

Shop G1
211 George Street
Dunedin Central
Dunedin 9016

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Street Address

Shop G1
211 George Street
Dunedin Central
Dunedin 9016

This page was last updated at 12:23PM on August 6, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Life Pharmacy Dunedin.