Welcome to Glengariff Pharmacy, your award-winning local pharmacists, serving Bantry, Beara, Castletownbere, Kenmare and West Cork. Your friendly chemists and beauticians are here to serve local families with medication, online pharmacy products, beauty salon and healthcare services.
This involves the pharmacist conducting a structured review of medicines usage with the patient. The aim of this service is to improve patient knowledge, concordance and use of medicines.
However difficult it may be, we believe that taking the decision to quit smoking is one of the best things you can do for your health. Book your private consultation with us, and we will determine the best quitting program for you, which will be tailored to your goals, smoking habits and lifestyle. In addition, we organise frequent follow-ups to make sure that you are on-track, or to assist you in getting back on-track.
Compression hosiery is specially designed to help you manage numerous conditions which affect your legs and ankles. It can help to prevent, treat and ease the pain and symptoms of swollen legs and ankles. They are particularly helpful if you’re pregnant, suffer from varicose veins, leg ulcers, spend a lot of time on your feet. for those going on a long journey they help to prevent deep vein thrombosis. Book your free consultation and we will measure and advise on the best hosiery for you. Finally, we will order your item, and phone you when it arrives into stock.
Our free weight and BMI measurements form part of our weight management programme. We also include a complimentary blood pressure measurement for those wishing to avail of it. Your can avail of one-to-one support and advice that will help and assist you in your weight loss journey. Book a consultation online at a time which suits you, and we will motivate and support you – providing advice on suitable weight loss products to help you achieve your weight loss goals.
High blood pressure (also known as hypertension) is one of the main causes of heart attacks and strokes, it can also damage the eyes and kidneys. In most cases, hypertension is what is known as a “silent disease” i.e. it will produce no symptoms even while damaging the body. This is why it is important to have your blood pressure checked periodically, even if you feel fine.
Checking your blood pressure is a quick and painless procedure. A cuff is wrapped around the upper arm and this cuff is then inflated and slowly deflated, allowing your blood pressure to be read. Your pharmacist will then be able to tell you if your BP is normal or if further action needs to be taken. You will also receive advice on how you may help to keep your blood pressure within normal limits.
Book your free Blood Pressure Measurement with one of our pharmacists and receive your results within minutes. We will also explain your results in a simple, jargon-free manner.
If you wish to speak to any of our pharmacists in a more private setting, please book a free 15-minute consultation at a time that is convenient to you. No question or request is too big or small, so please don’t hesitate to book in and we will do our utmost to help you in any way we can.