Services

Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Services

Prescriptions dispensed under all of the HSE schemes This includes Drugs Payment Scheme, Long Term Illness, Medical Card, High Tech, Dental, EU and Private Prescriptions. If you wish to find out if you are eligible to have your medication dispensed on any of the HSE schemes please contact the pharmacist in your local Loughrey’s Pharmacy.

Advice on Over the Counter Medicines usage

The team in Loughrey’s will help you find the most appropriate Over the Counter Medication to treat your minor ailments. We will advise you on what medicine is safe to take alongside your prescription medication and give you tips on how to prevent symptoms returning in the future.

Stoma and incontinence care

Medicines disposal service

Just drop any of your out of date or discontinued medication into any of our stores and we will dispose of it free of charge.

Compression Hosiery

We measure patients for compression stockings in complete privacy in our consultation rooms. If we do not have the particular hosiery you require in stock we will order it and should have it the following day.

Advice on Smoking Cessation

If you are trying to quit smoking the first step is often the hardest. At Loughrey’s we are happy to help. Following a short consultation we will recommend the best treatment option for you from our range of Nicotine Replacement Therapies.

Body Mass index measurement and Weight Loss advice

If you are trying to lose weight our pharmacist or trained assistant will measure your Body Mass Index. This will give an indication of whether your weight is within the healthy range. If it lies above this range it will help you to decide how much weight you may need to lose. We will then advise you on the best method to lose weight. This may simply be through dietary advice or where appropriate through the use of a product from our range of weight loss medicines.

Blood Pressure monitoring

If you are worried about your blood pressure we will check it for you free of charge in our consultation room. If your reading lies outside the normal range we will refer you on to see your G.P.

Emergency Contraception and Contraceptive Advice

We provide the Emergency Contraceptive Pill following a consultation with the Pharmacist. We will also offer advice on methods of contraception and STI testing during this consultation. This service costs €25.

Flu Vaccination

One of our trained pharmacists will provide this service in store. This is an appointment only service. Non-Pharmacy Services

 

Non-Pharmacy Services

Digital Photo Printing

This service is available in our Drumlish and Edgeworthstown stores

Gift Hamper Preparation

One of our friendly staff will prepare a stylish hamper from your choice of items throughout the store.