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Unichem Aviemore Pharmacy

Pharmacy Service

Region

East Auckland

Today

9:30 AM to 2:00 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.

Hours

9:30 AM to 2:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sun 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM

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

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

Disability aids

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

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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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.

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.

Ear piercing

Passport photos

Optifast Weight Management Programme

Blood glucose testing

Antibiotic (chloramphenicol) eye drops/ ointment without doctor's prescription

Erectile dysfunction treatment

Viagra tablets are available without a prescription 

Charges

* Free Medico Pack for the first month

* Free ear piercing with earring purchase

* Free delivery (conditions apply)

* Free blood pressure check station

* No charge for fax/phoned prescriptions

Wheelchair Access

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, Afrikaans, Mandarin, Taiwanese, Cantonese

Contact Details

5 Aviemore Drive
Highland Park
Auckland 2010

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Street Address

5 Aviemore Drive
Highland Park
Auckland 2010

Postal Address

PO Box 82 204
Highland Park
Pakuranga
Auckland 2143

This page was last updated at 1:31PM on July 3, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Unichem Aviemore Pharmacy.