We dispense both N.H.S. private and veterinary prescriptions.
When we dispense your prescriptions, we keep a record of the items
dispensed. When you next bring a prescription here, our records will
quickly tell us whether you may safely take a medicine with other
medicines you may be taking.
We can also keep a record of any allergies you may have and check
whether there is likely to be any reaction.
Also our labeling system will automatically give you warnings about
alcohol, drowsiness, driving and so on.
prescription collection service
If you have regular repeat prescriptions, we are able to collect them
for you from local surgeries and dispense them ready for your collection
from the Pharmacy.
For further details, or if you would like to take advantage of this
service, please call in to the Pharmacy or ring us on the telephone
We may be able to help if you need a prescription medicine in
an emergency when it is impossible to get to your doctor. We are only
able to do this in genuine emergencies.
When we are open, the pharmacist will be there to give you advice
on treating minor illnesses. As well as a wide range of well known
products, we can also make up medicines specially for you.
We will be happy to accept all your old and unused medicines so
they can be disposed of safely. All unused medicines should be returned
to a pharmacy where they will be safely destroyed. Please do not hoard
medicines, it can be dangerous.
We operate a delivery service for housebound patients and are
happy to organise deliveries of dispensed prescriptions. Ask our pharmacist
for further details.
A small urine sample is all that we need. We can usually test it while
you wait or, if you prefer, you can buy a home test kit.
We are able to give advice about avoiding tummy upsets, travel sickness,
sunburn, and other holiday problems and we can also recommend suitable
remedies and precautions.
We can also advise you about vaccinations and malaria tablets.
We also provide a comprehensive service in the following:
Surgical Hosiery & Trusses
If you think we can improve our service in any way, please let
complaints about NHS services are also dealt with by the local Health