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North Shore Hospital Outpatients Pharmacy

Pharmacy Service

Today

8:30 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 local pharmacy. There is no charge for this service.

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

Dispensary Manager

Christine Anderson

Hours

8:30 AM to 6:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (26 Oct), Auckland Anniversary (1 Feb), Waitangi Day (Observed 8/2/21) (8 Feb), Good Friday (2 Apr), Easter Sunday (4 Apr), ANZAC Day (Observed 26/04/21) (26 Apr), Queen's Birthday (7 Jun). Open Easter Monday (5 Apr, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM).

Languages Spoken

English, Mandarin, Korean

Charges

No surcharge for faxed or late night/weekend prescriptions.

Service Types

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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Aseptic dispensing

This pharmacy is approved to do aseptic dispensing. This includes preparing eye drops and sterile syringes (for syringe drivers). These products are made by our staff in a sterile environment…

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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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Additional 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

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.

Sleep Apnoea Masks and Parts for Fisher and Paykel CPAP machines

Breast Pump Hire (Medela)

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

North Auckland

Contact Details

North Shore Hospital

North Auckland

Main Foyer, North Shore Hospital
124 Shakespeare Road
Westlake
Auckland 0622

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Street Address

Main Foyer, North Shore Hospital
124 Shakespeare Road
Westlake
Auckland 0622

Postal Address

Private Bag 93 503
Takapuna

This page was last updated at 3:56PM on September 8, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by North Shore Hospital Outpatients Pharmacy.