Day Lewis Pharmacy Southampton, Portswood
The team at our Day Lewis Pharmacy in Portswood are committed to keeping our local community happy and healthy. Visit us on Portswood Road, Southampton for a full range of healthcare services. If you need prescription medicines, repeat dispensing, health checks, advice and information, we can help. And, did you know that we're a Healthy Living Pharmacy, so can offer many of our services free of charge*? For everything you need to know about what's available at our Portswood pharmacy, click on the icons below. *exclusions apply. Check with the team to see if you qualify.
Prescription services in our Portswood pharmacy
We know how important your prescription medicines are, so our team aims to make picking up and using your prescription as simple as possible. We also offer other great prescription services, to help you get the best out of new medicines, fill emergency prescriptions if you unexpectedly run out, and even to dispose of expired 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
Stop smoking service
Seasonal flu vaccination service (not at risk groups)
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
Appointment booking available for consultations
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
Minor ailment service
Needle and syringe exchange
Collection points (Kiosk)
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 and your family with healthcare
Our Portswood pharmacy is about more than just prescriptions. You can access blood pressure, blood glucose, cholesterol and BMI checks, as well as flu vaccinations and advice on weight management and quitting smoking.And our team can give you advice and support with minor ailments, to save you a trip to your GP. With our Community Pharmacist Consultation Service, you can get help and advice with everything from a tickly cough to a mouth ulcer.Want to find out more about our services? Visit our pharmacy on Portswood Road, Southampton or give our friendly team 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.