Day Lewis Pharmacy Exeter, Topsham
When you need a reliable local pharmacy in Topsham, we can help. The team at our Day Lewis Pharmacy at 18 Fore Street are ready to provide you and your family with expert medical advice and support. Whether you want to pick up a prescription, ask advice about a new medication you're taking or get treatment for a minor ailment, we're here for you. As a Healthy Living Pharmacy, we provide a number of free* services. Find out more by clicking the links below. *exclusions apply. Check with the team to see if you qualify.
Your prescriptions made simple
Come to our Topsham pharmacy to pick up your prescriptions. We can process one-off requests and if you have repeat prescriptions, you may be interested in our electronic repeat dispensing service. Find out more by speaking to our team. You can also arrange a medication review with our team, and we can provide information and advice about new treatments you have started. In addition, if you have any unwanted medications at home, we can safely dispose of them, along with any sharps and needles.
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
Seasonal flu vaccination service (not at risk groups)
Blood pressure monitoring
Seasonal flu vaccination service (at risk groups)
Private consultation room
Prescription delivery service
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
Community Pharmacist Consultation Service
New medicines service
Hypertension Case finding service (blood pressure testing)
Disposal of unwanted medicines
Dispensing medicines and appliances and repeat dispensing
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Minor ailment service
Irratable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
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)
Helping you feel your best
We offer a variety of health and wellbeing services too. For example, you can come to us for sexual health screening or advice, or for help giving up smoking. Our team are also here to offer advice and treatments for minor ailments such as coughs, colds, hay fever, eczema, nappy rash, cystitis and mouth ulcers. To find out more about how we can help you to feel your best, simply visit us at our Topsham pharmacy on Fore Street.
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.