Day Lewis Pharmacy Colchester, Crouch St
For reliable healthcare advice, prescriptions and more, visit your local Day Lewis Pharmacy in Colchester. From our convenient location on Crouch Street, our dedicated pharmacy team offers a full range of services to keep you happy and healthy. This includes expert advice on everything from sexual health to vaccinations, and routine checks on blood pressure, BMI and cholesterol. Our Colchester Crouch Street pharmacy is also a ?Healthy Living Pharmacy?. This means that many of our services are free* for people in our local community. Click below to find out more. exclusions apply. Check with the team to see if you qualify.
Prescription medicine services in Colchester
Need a convenient place to collect your prescriptions? You can rely on our Colchester pharmacy, where we make it easy and stress-free to get the medicine you need. Interested in setting up electronic repeat dispensing, or need an emergency supply of your usual medicine? Feel free to ask our team. They're also happy to answer your questions about taking new medicines for the first time.
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
Book pharmacy services
Car Parking, Consultation room available, Disabled parking
Seasonal flu vaccination service (not at risk groups)
Blood pressure monitoring
Supervised consumption of medicines
Seasonal flu vaccination service (at risk groups)
Private consultation room
Prescription collection from local General Practices
New medicine service
Private flu vaccine
Needle and Syringe Programme
Healthy Start Vitamins
Emergency Contraception (EHC)
Delivery of medicines to patients homes for eligible patients
New medicines service
Hypertension Case finding service (blood pressure testing)
Flu vaccination service
Dispensing medicines and appliances and repeat dispensing
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)
Treatment for minor ailments
Have a cough or cold, rash, earache or men's health issue? You may not necessarily have to go to your GP. Pop into your local Day Lewis pharmacy in Colchester for a confidential Community Pharmacist Consultation, where we can provide tailored advice and treatment for a wide range of minor ailments. You can also come and see us for support to stop smoking, manage your weight or get travel health tips. Find out more by visiting our Colchester pharmacy today - or why not give us a call?
Frequently Asked Questions
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.
Speak to your pharmacy team and they can advise you on which services you will need to book an appointment for, if any.
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.