New enhanced medicines service

A number of pharmacies across Somerset will provide what is known as “the Enhanced Service for the Availability of Specialist Medicines from now until 31st March 2020

By agreeing to provide the Specialist Medicines Enhanced Service pharmacies are required to ensure that the service is available at all times during their contracted opening hours and on any bank or public holidays on which they open.

The medicines these pharmacies will supply are as follows:

  • Alfentanil
  • Ceftriaxone
  • Ceftriaxone
  • Cyclizine
  • Dexamethasone
  • Diamorphine
  • Diamorphine
  • Gentamicin
  • Haloperidol
  • Hyoscine butylbromide
  • Hyoscine hydrobromide
  • Levomepromazine
  • Metoclopramide
  • Midazolam
  • Morphine sulfate
  • Oxycodone
  • Phytomenadione
  • Sodium chloride
  • Water for injections

The following pharmacies in Somerset will be involved in the scheme:

Asda Pharmacy East Quay Bridgwater TA6 5AZ 01278 720410

Tesco Pharmacy Ben Travers Way Burnham-on-Sea TA8 1EZ 01278 252000

Tout’s Pharmacy Budgens, Roynon Way Cheddar BS27 3RB 01934 743991

Crewkerne Pharmacy Crewkerne Health Centre, Middle Path Crewkerne TA18 8BX 01460 72781

Asda Pharmacy Warminster Road Frome BA11 5LA 01373 475210

Tesco Pharmacy Wirral Park Road Glastonbury BA6 9XE 01458 769503

Tesco Pharmacy Seaward Way Minehead TA24 5BY 0117 2913890

Asda Pharmacy Creechbarrow Road Taunton TA1 2AN 01823 252701

Boots Pharmacy 37 Middle Street Yeovil BA20 1LS 01935 426673

Please use the phone number above to check opening hours and the format in which any particular medicine is provided.

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