Ricky’s Ewell Spring Pharmacy has been serving the community for almost 30 years so we are dedicated in making sure that our customers get the best of what they need whenever they visit us. A brand new shop refit in March 2010, has resulted in a number of improvements, which not only include a brighter and more welcoming shop, but also new services have been implemented.
We dispense NHS prescriptions and will give advice on how to get the most benefit from your medicines. We keep a comprehensive stock of medicines and use a fast and an efficient wholesaler service to enable us to fill all prescriptions promptly.
We can dispense NHS repeat dispensing prescriptions issued by your doctor. Ask us for more information about this service.
All medicines are dispensed in child resistant containers unless you request us not to. Please remember: keep all medicines out of reach and sight of children. Our pharmacist can advise you on safe storage of medicines.
Please return all unwanted medicines to the pharmacy where we will dispose of them safely.
Health Advice and Self-care
The pharmacist and our trained assistants are available for advice on all medicines and minor ailments, in private if required. We also give you advice on healthy living, for example, how to stop smoking, or healthy diets. We can direct you to other sources of advice and assistance if we cannot help you ourselves.
Medicines Use Reviews/New Medicines Service
You can make an appointment with our pharmacist to discuss how you are getting on with your regular medicines or talk about any new medications. It will allow you to learn more about your medicines and ask any questions you may have, and if you are having difficulties taking your medicines our pharmacist may be able to assist. Ask for more details on these services.
Patient Medication Records
Our computer allows us to keep records of all your prescriptions dispensed by us. This helps us check for possible problems, such as reactions between medicines and will help us deal with any queries you may have. We comply with the Data Protection Act and the NHS code of practice on confidentiality. More details about patient confidentiality can be found in another leaflet located in the pharmacy.
Prescription collection Service
Ring or email us to order your medication and we take your repeat to the surgery. After 3 working days you just have to collect your medication from us.
If you need one of your regular medicines in an emergency when you are unable to contact your doctor, we may be able to help. We must stress that this can only be done in genuine emergencies and it may incur a charge.
Chlamydia screening, blood pressure monitoring, delivery to housebound patients, blister and automatic dispenser preparation, emergency contraception, photograph development, free advice for holiday healthcare including ,anti-malarial treatments. Please ask a member of staff or telephone the number on the front of this leaflet for any information about these services.
Complaints and Compliments
We would like you to tell us what you think about the service we provide at this pharmacy. We welcome any general comments about the services we provide and any suggestions of ways in which we can improve our services to you. We operate a complaints procedure as part of the NHS system for dealing with complaints. Please talk to a member of staff about any suggestions, comments, complaints or compliments.
What we sell
- Wide vitamin and medicine range.
- Haircare products Herbatint hair dye: ammonia free!
Rimmel and Mavala nail polish.
Salcura skin care collection: proven to work effectively for conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.
- Products for Men Hair and skin products specially designed for men.
- Dental products
- First aid
- Footcare products
- Bath and shower products
- Household products
- Travel products Sunscreen and mosquito repellent
- Baby and mother products
- Mobility products Walking sticks, aids for taking medication
- Special offers: Pound section
If you cannot find what you are looking for please ask a member of staff to order it for you!
Health advice and information, including details of other local health services, is available round the clock from NHS direct.
You can use: NHS direct online at: www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
NHS direct Interactive on digital T.V Telephone: 08454647
With new products hitting the shelves and improved services being offered we embrace the challenge of providing the best customer service.
Pharmacists : Subhash Patel (Ricky) and Sejal Patel.
Healthcare staff :Sunita Patel
Repeat Prescription Services
Use Our new, quick and effective service to send us your repeat prescription request.Read More
Monitored Dosage System (MDS) is a medication management tool that organises a patient’s solid oral dose medication. Also known as a blister pack, MDS is ideal for patients taking multiple medications throughout the day.Read More
We often find ourselves concerned about the quality of our medication and whether we are administering them correctly. But sometimes, we overlook the importance of storing them properly and in a safe manner. Storing your medication in the right way is essential to avoid losing its potency. Read More
One of the main attributes of a reliable pharmacy is an efficient and quick dispensing service. Convenience and accessibility in pharmacy are non-negotiable and this service is particularly beneficial for those who receive regular prescriptions, as patients don’t need to visit their GP every time to pick up a paper prescription. Read More
This system gives us immediate access to all the past medical files and information that was provided to us by each customer in the past. It helps our staff to dispense medication with care while avoiding the possibilities of allergies, negative interaction between two drugs and various side effects.Read More
We accept unwanted medication from our customers including aerosols, liquids, and solids. Our staff carefully collects all the medication and hands it over to the NHS-approved disposal contractor. The contractor will then dispose of the medication in a way that has zero adverse effects on the environment.Read More
Being healthy is an integral part of a happy life. As a reason, many people are always on the search for free health advice and tips to improve their overall health. Health tips are a great way to ensure your overall physical and mental well-being is in the best possible condition. Read More
Rickys Ewell Spring Pharmacy's qualified pharmacists undertake medicine use reviews while closely working with patients. The expected outcome of these reviews is to provide comprehensive guidance to patients in order to help them understand the medication they are using and its purpose. Read More
Chlamydia screening, blood pressure monitoring, delivery to housebound patients, blister and automatic dispenser preparation, emergency contraception, photograph development, free advice for holiday healthcare including ,anti-malarial treatments. Please ask a member of staff or telephone the number on the front of this leaflet for any information about these services.Read More
We at Rickys Ewell Spring pharmacy understand the possibility of such situations. As a result, we provide an emergency medical supplies service where you can receive your regular medication from the convenience of your home or anywhere else.Read More
The daily operational tasks and services at Rickys Ewell Spring Pharmacy are intended to provide an exceptional service to our customers. Read More
We can dispense NHS repeat dispensing prescriptions issued by your doctor. Ask us for more information about this service.Read More
Blood pressure checkups are often prescribed by doctors as one of the vital signs that can help diagnose various diseases and threats. Let’s take a look at why or when you should regularly monitor blood pressureRead More
Chlamydia is a common bacterial infection that falls under the category of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs). Many patients who have a Chlamydia infection often panic. However, the treatment of Chlamydia can be easily done using antibiotic medication. Simply consult a general physician and follow his directions with the prescribed medication. You will be free of the disease in no time.Read More
There are many conventional methods of birth control out there such as condoms, diaphragms, cervical caps, birth control pills, patches, and implants. All these types of birth control can sometimes fail to leave you in a lot of worry about an unplanned pregnancy. That's where the morning-after pills can come to your rescue!Read More
Mon to Fri: 9:00am - 6:30pm Saturday: 9:00am - 2:00pm Sunday Closed