How can your pharmacist help you manage your prescription renewals?

Welcome to “A Virtual Q&A with Shoppers Drug Mart Pharmacists”! Join our pharmacists as they answer your questions on various health and medication topics.

How can your pharmacist help you manage your prescription renewals?

Your pharmacist and your pharmacy team is really here to help you manage your medication and your medication profile every single day. So, by providing you with an online platform to keep track of your refills, Shoppers Drug Marts app as well, so you can see how many refills you have on any medication at any time. We’re also able to provide automatic refills so that your medication will refill each time it’s due. You will receive a notification by text or email letting you know your prescription is available at the pharmacy for pick up. We can also stay in touch with your primary care physician or your doctor to make sure you have enough refills. In the event that you run out of refills, your pharmacist can provide an assessment to make sure that your up to date for your health needs and provide a refill so that you don’t run out of your medication.

Whether you have questions about your prescription medications, over-the-counter products, immunizations, or other health concerns, our pharmacists are here to help.

The information provided is for personal use, reference and education only and is not intended to be a substitute for a physician’s advice, diagnosis or treatment. Please consult your healthcare professional for specific information on personal health matters.

This information included in this recording is correct as of February 19th, 2021.