ASK YOUR PHARMACIST
Consult with our Pharmacists on any of the below services.
A private consultation is carried out by one of our pharmacists and the emergency contraceptive pill provided as appropriate.
Cost: $35 for patients >25, FREE for patients <25
Oral Contraceptive Resupply
If you are taking an oral contraceptive prescribed by your GP and need your supply renewed, you can now get this done at the pharmacy without needing to obtain a further prescription. Simply speak to one of our pharmacists who will be able to assist you.
At Unichem Leamington Pharmacy we want to see healthy communities as well as individuals. That’s why we provide vaccinations for the following conditions with no appointment necessary:
Seasonal Influenza Vaccination
Protects against the influenza virus during the winter months.
Cost: FREE for patients >65, $38 for patients <65
Provides cover for Tetanus, Diptheria and Whooping Cough
Cost: FREE for pregnant women at the 2nd and 3rd trimester of pregnancy, $65 for all other patients
Shingles Vaccine (Zostavax)
Reduces the risk of developing shingles – Indicated for patients >50 only.
Cost: $225 for patients >50
Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine (MMR)
Protects against measles, mumps, and rubella. Although these diseases can be mild in many people, they can be serious for others and are highly transmissible. With travel opening up both to and from New Zealand it is increasingly important to ensure you and your loved ones are protected against these diseases. Full protection requires two doses administered at least 4 weeks apart.
We offer a FREE vaccination service for patients 13 and over who have not previously received 2 doses of the MMR vaccine.
You’ve finally decided to kick the smoking habit – but where to from here? At Unichem Leamington Pharmacy we can provide you with subsidised Nicotine Replacement therapy and cessation advice with no appointment necessary. We will also follow up with you after a month to provide support to ensure you reach your goal of quitting. Feel free to drop in and make the quit smoking intention a reality.
Consultation is FREE but a $5 per nicotine replacement therapy option may apply
(Sildenafil - ‘the little blue pill’)
Erectile Dysfunction is a common, but often taboo topic among men. Fortunately there is a treatment option available. At Unichem Leamington Pharmacy we can conduct a private consultation and health check with you to ensure Sildenafil is an appropriate solution.
If you are experiencing urinary discomfort and you suspect it may be an infection our pharmacists are able to consult with you and provide the antibiotic Trimethoprim, if appropriate to treat your condition.
Ever wondered what the cause of Gout is? Gout is one of the most commonly misunderstood and poorly managed long term conditions in our communities. Poorly managed gout can lead to permanent disability, cardiovascular complications and diabetes.
If you or a family member suffers from gout, feel free to come and see one of our pharmacists for a consultation to discuss the condition and ensure you or your loved one are receiving the best treatment and long term management available.
This is a FREE SERVICE with no appointment necessary
Antidepressant Counselling Service
For patients being commenced on an SSRI antidepressant such as Fluoxetine (Fluox), Paroxetine (Loxamine), Sertraline, Citalopram, or Escitalopram one of our pharmacists is able to provide comprehensive information and lifestyle advice.
Anticoagulant Counselling Service
(for patients taking Warfarin or Dabigatran (Pradaxa))
For patients being commenced on, or currently taking Warfarin or Dabigatran, our pharmacists are able to provide a comprehensive counselling service relating to these medicines. This involves medicines information, risks, dietary advice, and monitoring requirements.
Methotrexate Counselling Service
(for patients taking Methotrexate)
For patients being commenced on, or currently taking Methotrexate our pharmacists are able to provide a comprehensive counselling service providing all the necessary information relating to dosing, risks and monitoring requirements.
These are FREE SERVICES with no appointment necessary
If you're taking Warfarin, you can get your INR tested at Unichem Leamington Pharmacy. The test is a virtually pain-free blood sampling from just a finger prick. Instant INR result and warfarin dose advice can be given in just a few minutes.