NHS Pharmacy First Service

We can now treat 7 common conditions at the Pharmacy Find Out More

NHS Pharmacy First Service

We can now treat 7 common conditions at the Pharmacy Find Out More

We are an Independent Community Pharmacy offering a wide range of NHS and non-NHS (private) services.

The pharmacy does not close for lunch and a pharmacist is always available for patient consultations during our opening hours. Our FREE prescription delivery service covers most of the Portsmouth area, deliveries are made twice a day in the afternoon and evening.

We are a Healthy Living Pharmacy, for more information on what this means and other pharmacy services available in Portsmouth visit www.portsmouthccg.nhs.uk

We provide:

  • Computerised medication records. This allows us to check any interactions between your prescribed or purchased medicines.
  • Electronic Transmission of Prescriptions. We are connected to the secure NHS network and are able to download and dispense prescriptions electronically.
  • A private consultation area. You can consult with our Pharmacists in complete privacy.
  • FREE home delivery service.

We strive:

  • To offer a fast, friendly and efficient service.
  • To maintain an extensive range of dispensary stock. Where an item has to be ordered, we have access to several mainline wholesalers so that items can be obtained quickly.
  • To bring you new NHS locally commissioned services as they are introduced.

Latest News

29th Apr 24 | admin

From Monday 22nd April 2024, we will be able to provide the COVID-19 spring booster. We are currently using the Moderna Spikevax vaccine which is designed to protect against both the original and Omicron variants. You can have a seasonal booster dose (spring booster) of the COVID-19 vaccine with us if you are: aged 75 or over (or will turn 75 years of age by 30 June 2024) aged 18 and over and at high risk because of a weakened immune system - see below for eligibility) The current inclusion criteria for immunocompromised patients: Immunosuppression due to disease or treatment, including patients undergoing chemotherapy leading to immunosuppression, patients undergoing radical radiotherapy, solid organ transplant recipients, bone marrow or stem cell transplant recipients, HIV infection at all stages, multiple myeloma or genetic disorders affecting the immune system (e.g. IRAK-4, NEMO, complement disorder, SCID). Individuals who are receiving immunosuppressive or immunomodulating biological therapy including, but not limited to, anti-TNF, alemtuzumab, ofatumumab, rituximab, patients receiving protein kinase inhibitors or PARP inhibitors, and individuals treated with steroid sparing agents such as cyclophosphamide and mycophenolate mofetil. Individuals treated with or likely to be treated with systemic steroids for more than a month at a dose equivalent to prednisolone at 20mg or more per day for adults. Anyone with a history of haematological malignancy, including leukaemia, lymphoma, and myeloma. Those who require long term immunosuppressive treatment for conditions including, but not limited to, systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease, scleroderma and psoriasis. Please note: we can only vaccinate 18 years old and over. To book your vaccine, please call the National Booking Service (NBS) on 119 or visit the NHS booking site. Please do not call the pharmacy to book your vaccination. We cannot arrange bookings. All bookings must go via the NBS.

Easter Opening 2024
29th Mar 24 | admin

Please see our opening hours for the upcoming Easter period

NHS Pharmacy First Service
7th Mar 24 | admin

We can now treat 7 common complaints at the Pharmacy.

Pharmacy Contraception Service
7th Mar 24 | admin

We can supply your repeat contraceptive pills and initiate oral contraception without the need to visit your GP

Christmas and New Year Opening
17th Dec 23 | admin

Please see our opening hours for the upcoming festive season

Get Your Flu Jab !!! Protect Yourself this Winter !!!
9th Sep 23 | admin

Flu Vaccination Service 2023/24 Season. We are expecting our vaccines to arrive on 15th September , and these can be reserved through the link on this website now. We are offering our usual walk in service , although if needed some weekend clinics may be offered, we will announce these on the website. Whilst we have plenty of vaccines being delivered we are expecting a greater demand than previous years and are encouraging patients to get as early a vaccination as possible.

Emergency Hormonal Contraception
23rd Aug 20 | admin

We offer Emergency Hormonal Contraception - the "Morning after pill" - free of charge.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
23rd Aug 20 | admin

Important advice on Coronavirus

Visit NHS.UK for the latest information.