The pharmacist will see you now.
Convenient, accessible and close to home, Canada’s 42,500+ pharmacists are there for you when you need them – including evenings and weekends.
Health Care in Canada needs to see a pharmacist.
Government needs to reinvest in pharmacy services.
Pharmacists are doing more than ever before.
Your pharmacist can…
help you quit smoking
help you when your kids get sick
assess and treat your minor ailments
help you manage conditions, like diabetes, asthma, high blood pressure and cholesterol
give you your flu shot and other injections
and much more!
It’s time to rethink what your pharmacist is to you.
What your pharmacist does for you
Makes sure your prescription is correct and complete
Checks that the dose and strength are appropriate
Makes sure the medication won’t cause interactions with medication you currently take or another health condition you may have
Communicates with your doctor if there are questions
Documents everything and completes drug insurance paperwork and sends claim to insurer
Counsels you on how to use medication safely and effectively