Dispensary Services

Emergency Contraceptive ("Morning-after pill")

Our pharmacists are able to supply the emergency contraceptive pill where appropriate.

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Medicine Management and Long Term Condition Services

  • Are you getting the most out of your medicines?
  • Do you understand your medicines?
  • Do you sometimes forget to take your medicine?
  • Are you unsure of the best time to take your medicine?
  • Are some changes confusing you?
  • Need help?

Our pharmacy provides a service to help patients manage their medicines. This can help people who are having problems with their medicines including those who forget to take their medicines on time or who are unsure what their medicines are for, and those who are troubled by medicine changes following a hospital admission. In many cases there is no charge for this service. Please ask us for more information about these services.

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Southern Cross Easy Claim

Fendalton Mall Pharmacy is pleased to offer a service where we can directly claim prescription charges for eligible Southern Cross Health Society members.

  • Hassle free electronic claim – no forms to complete
  • Simple claiming at time of purchase

For more information talk to the dispensary team, or to access this service simply present your Southern Cross Health Society membership card with your next prescription.

Treatment of erectile dysfunction

for more information on the sale of sildenafil (Viagra®) click here

Treatment for Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)

for more information click here

Warfarin monitoring

for more information click here

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Blister Packs (Medico pak)

Our pharmacy offers a blister packaging service to help people take their medicines on time. Blister packs may help many individuals including the elderly or disabled, travelers, and those on complex medicine regimens.

  • Going on holiday? Medico Paks help organise your medicines, save space and time and are customs friendly.
  • We are happy to discuss this service and its cost to you.
  • Talk to our dispensary team for more information.
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Over the Counter Medicines

Our pharmacy stocks an extensive range of medicines, including those that require specialist pharmacist advice prior to sale (“pharmacist-only” medicines). Our staff are able to offer free advice on all of these products.

Prescription dispensing

Our pharmacy will dispense your prescription according to the professional requirements of the Pharmacy Council of New Zealand, the Pharmaceutical Society of New Zealand, the Ministry of Health, the subsidy requirements of the Pharmaceutical Schedule & our pharmacy agreement with the Canterbury District Health Board.

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Professional advice

Our pharmacists provide professional advice and counseling to you about your medicines. This may include:

  • Directions for safe and effective use
  • The expected outcome of the therapy
  • Information on side effects and what you should do if you experience them
  • The correct storage requirements
  • Safe disposal of unused medicines
  • Weight management support and products (Xenical, Optifast)
  • Smoking cessation advice and products (patches, gum and lozenges)

At least one pharmacist is available in the pharmacy at all times for medicine or health-related advice

Health and Lifestyle Products

Our pharmacy stocks a wide range of health and lifestyle products including vitamins, blood pressure monitors, skincare and baby products. We are able to offer free advice on these products.