Day Lewis Pharmacy Forest Gate
For all your everyday healthcare needs, visit your local Day Lewis Pharmacy in Forestgate. Conveniently located on Upton Lane, our team is dedicated to keeping you and your family healthy and happy. We offer health advice and information you can trust, along with treatment for minor ailments. And of course, we're a handy place to pick up your prescriptions. We're proud to be a Healthy Living Pharmacy, which means that we can provide many of our healthcare services free of charge*. Take a look at the icons below to see what's on offer at your local Forestgate pharmacy. exclusions apply. Check with the team to see if you qualify.
Prescription services in your neighbourhood
Looking for somewhere local to collect your regular prescriptions? You can rely on our efficient, professional Forestgate pharmacy team to get you the medicine you need - when you need it. Our services include emergency supplies (for when you're running low) and electronic repeat dispensing. You can also drop off expired medicines to be disposed of safely and responsibly. And if you have questions or concerns about taking new medicines for the first time, our knowledgeable team will put your mind at ease.
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
Stop smoking service
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
New medicines service
Hypertension Case finding service (blood pressure testing)
Dispensing medicines and appliances and repeat dispensing
Minor ailment service
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)
Worried about a health issue? Come and see us
We have a dedicated Community Pharmacist Consultation Service here in the pharmacy, which provides advice and treatment for minor health conditions. This means that you don't necessarily need to make a GP's appointment if you have a cough, cold, earache or rash. Come and see our team to get it sorted. To ensure you stay well, we also offer blood pressure testing, cardiovascular screening, flu vaccinations, stop smoking support and much more. Whatever you need, we're here for you. For more information, call the team at Day Lewis Pharmacy in Forest Gate or visit in person for a consultation.
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.