Day Lewis Pharmacy Sandown
If you need support, advice or health services, here at Day Lewis Pharmacy in Ilchester we're happy to help. Our friendly pharmacy team is based on High Street, so we're easy to find. And if you can't get to us in person, just give us a call. In addition to prescription medicine services, you can also access treatment for minor ailments, health checks and vaccinations. Our services and support cover sexual health, the care you might need after you've been in hospital, help with quitting smoking and lots more. And because we are a Healthy Living Pharmacy, you can get a number of our services free of charge*. Click one of the icons below to see what's on offer at your local Ilchester pharmacy. *exclusions apply. Check with the team to see if you qualify.
Getting your prescription from Day Lewis Pharmacy in Ilchester
We make getting your prescription medicines as simple and convenient as possible. Our Ilchester pharmacy team take pride in providing a quick and efficient service, as well as answering any questions you might have about your medication. Need your prescription in an emergency? We can help. Have you been recently prescribed a new medicine and you need a bit of extra support? Speak to our team and we'll help you get the best outcomes from your medicines.
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)
Inhaler technique service
Blood pressure monitoring
Medication review service
Supervised consumption of medicines
Appointment booking for consultations not required
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)
Flu vaccination service
Disposal of unwanted medicines
Dispensing medicines and appliances and repeat dispensing
Minor ailment service
Needle and syringe exchange
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)
Healthcare services for you and your family
Our Ilchester pharmacy is more than just a place to collect your prescriptions. We'll help you look after your health, and take care of your time, by treating minor ailments or providing health checks for which you might otherwise need to go to your doctor or a hospital. Our Community Pharmacist Consultation Service can help you with coughs and colds, earache, head lice, threadworm and lots of other minor ailments which may be affecting your family. You can access preventative health services too, including support to stop smoking, blood pressure and glucose checks, and advice on sexual health and men's health. If you want to know more, give us a call or drop in to see us at our Day Lewis Pharmacy in Ilchester.
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.