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Tamahere Pharmacy

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61 Devine Road, Tamahere, Hamilton

Description

We are a dedicated team specialised in holistic healthcare, consistently striving to understand individual needs to provide solutions that are second to none. We pride ourselves in going well and truly the extra mile in patient care, even offering delivery for the convenience of our customers. 

We offer medicines dispensing, accept faxed prescriptions at no extra charge, offer vaccinations including MMR, Boostrix and flu vaccines, and offer compliance/blister packaging to ensure our patients take the right medicine, at the right time, in the right dose. 

The pharmacy offers specialist pharmacy services including CADS services (Methadone/Clozapine dispensing), consultation and dispensing of the Emergency Contraceptive Pill (ECP), Oral Contraceptive without a prescription, treatment of Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) without a prescription, treatment for Erectile Dysfunction without a prescription (Viagra), Smoking Cessation Programme, Gout Management, and Child Asthma Management.

Our friendly team can also do ear piercings and carry out health checks including blood pressure testing and blood glucose testing.

We have a wide range of vitamins and supplements, cosmetics and beauty products, designer perfumes, gifts and much more.

All advice and treatment is conducted in a professional and confidential manner and most services are provided free of charge and do not require an appointment. 
 
Please don't hesitate to contact us directly if you have any questions. 
 
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. 

Staff

Mark Robinson

Melanie Devlin

Dispensary Manager

Mark Robinson

Hours

61 Devine Road, Tamahere, Hamilton

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (25 Oct), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun).

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

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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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.

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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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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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 aids e.g. nicotine gum.

We provide FREE…

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Vaccines

  • Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (Tdap) vaccine
  • Influenza (flu) vaccine
  • Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) Vaccine
  • Meningococcal vaccine
  • Varicella zoster (shingles) 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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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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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.

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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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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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.

Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) Vaccine

This pharmacy has staff that are trained to give MMR vaccines. The MMR vaccination is free for people aged from 16 to 49 years (inclusive).

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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SSRI patient education

We provide FREE antidepressant medicine advice for patients initiated on an SSRI. 

Gout management and patient education

We provide FREE gout management consultation to discuss painful symptoms of gout.

Sore throat management and provision of antibiotics for the prevention of rheumatic fever

We provide FREE throat swab to screen for group A strep, if positive and treat with antibiotics under standing order for the prevention of rheumatic fever.

Child asthma management

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Region

Waikato

Contact Details

C03/61 Devine Road
Tamahere
Waikato 3283

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Street Address

C03/61 Devine Road
Tamahere
Waikato 3283

Postal Address

Unit C03
61 Devine Road
Tamahere 3283
Hamilton

This page was last updated at 2:25PM on August 24, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Tamahere Pharmacy.