Medical equipment such as blood pressure monitors and Sale of equipment for the less able.
Medicines should be stored in a safe place out of the reach of children.
They should be kept in a dry place below 25 C, some medicines may need to be stored in the fridge.
If you have out of date or unwanted medicines, both prescription or over the counter drugs, don’t bin them or flush them.
You can take your unwanted or out of date medicines back to our or any other pharmacy for safe disposal, and it’s completely FREE.
Each year enormous quantities of unused and expired medications are dumped into bins or flushed down toilets and sinks. The effects on the environment and human health are unclear but evidence is pointing to the presence of chemicals from prescriptions and over-the-counter medications in soil, drinking water and the surrounding environment. Just as proper medication administration is important, so is safe and cautious disposal.
£300 million could pay for:
*Based on average costs
Viagra without a doctors prescription by appropriately qualified pharmacist.
Influenza vaccination for those that don’t qualify for free under the NHS.
Research has shown that quitting smoking is more successful when nicotine replacement products are used together with counseling from a specialized smoking cessation counselor. Enrolling on this service allows nicotine replacement products or Champix to be supplied free of charge depending on status.