Day Lewis Pharmacy Colchester, Central

Opening Hours

  • Mon
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Tues
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Wed
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Thur
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Fri
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Sat
    Closed
  • Sun
    Closed

For expert health advice and a comprehensive prescription medicine service, you can rely on Day Lewis Pharmacy in Colchester. Located on Priory Walk, we're not hard to find.Our aim is to help our community to keep healthy, happy and well. We can help you treat minor health issues, manage long-term conditions or give guidance on weight loss or quitting smoking.We take pride in being one of the UK's Healthy Living Pharmacies. This means we can offer many of our dedicated services free of charge* to you and your family. Look below to discover what we can offer here in Colchester.Exclusions apply. Ask our expert team to check if you qualify.

Prescriptions from our Colchester pharmacy

When you need to pick up a prescription, you can come to our pharmacy in Colchester. We can also offer you electronic repeat dispensing and provide advice for any new medications you may start taking.

Pharmacy First Service

From the 31st of January 2024, your local Day Lewis pharmacist can treat you for seven common conditions without you needing to visit your GP. Under the NHS Pharmacy First Service you can be treated for urine infection, sinusitis, ear infection, impetigo, sore throat, shingles, and infected insect bite. Our highly qualified pharmacists can provide over the counter or prescription treatment for these conditions. For more information on the eligibility criteria for these services, click here. click here

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Our Services

  • Car Parking, Consultation room available, Disabled parking

Stop smoking service
Seasonal flu vaccination service (not at risk groups)
Emergency contraception
Blood pressure monitoring
Stop smoking voucher service
Post-discharge support
Seasonal flu vaccination service (at risk groups)
Prescription delivery service
Prescription collection from local General Practices
New medicine service
Appliance dispensing
Contraception
Private flu vaccine
Vaccinations
Needle and Syringe Programme
Healthy Start Vitamins
Alcohol Advice
Healthchecks
Condom Supply
Supervised Consumption
Chlamydia Treatment
Chlamydia Screening
NRT Supply
Minor Ailments
Emergency Contraception (EHC)
Delivery of medicines to patients homes for eligible patients
NUMSAS
New medicines service
Hypertension Case finding service (blood pressure testing)
Dispensing medicines and appliances and repeat dispensing
Smoking Cessation
Weight management
NHS blood pressure check service
Mobile app to manage repeat prescriptions
NHS Pharmacy Contraception Service
SMS repeat prescription reminders
COVID-19 lateral flow tests (eligible NHS patients)

Stay well with essential health checks

Whether you are concerned about a skin irritation or your blood pressure, our team can save you visiting your GP with minor ailments checks and treatment. Why not pop in our pharmacy in Colchester today? Our friendly team is here to help you feel your very best

Opening Hours

  • Mon
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Tues
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Wed
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Thur
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Fri
    09:00 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Sat
    Closed
  • Sun
    Closed

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is my prescription?

You can track your prescription and be alerted when its ready to collect by signing up to our NHS Repeat Prescriptions ordering platform, which can be found here prescriptions.daylewis.co.uk.

Do I need to book an appointment for services?

Speak to your pharmacy team and they can advise you on which services you will need to book an appointment for, if any.

Is wearing face masks in the pharmacy still compulsory?

Masks are no longer mandatory in our pharmacies; our colleagues and patients have the choice if they would like to wear one or not. Please respect all individuals’ choices.