Sarasota County Pharmacy

Find Sarasota County Florida pharmacies and drug stores. Pharmacies provide information on prescription drugs and medicines, name brand, generic and discount drugs, over the counter (OTC) medications.

Albertsons Pharmacy 1590 U.S. Highway 41 Bypass South Venice FL 34293 941-493-6340

Barclay Pharmacy 200 North Tamiami Trail Venice FL 34285 941-484-2494

CVS Pharmacy 525 Bay Isles Parkway Longboat Key FL 34228 941-383-2475

CVS Pharmacy 5250 Clark Road Sarasota FL 34233 941-924-4106

CVS Pharmacy 5361 Fruitville Road Sarasota FL 34232 941-378-4700

CVS Pharmacy 3800 South Tamiami Trail Sarasota FL 34239 941-955-3328

CVS Pharmacy 2811 Clark Road Sarasota FL 34231 941-921-5781

CVS Pharmacy 14988 Tamiami Trail North Port FL 34287 941-426-1144

CVS Pharmacy 100 U.S. Highway 41 Bypass South Venice FL 34285 941-484-8814

CVS Pharmacy 3709 North Tamiami Trail Sarasota FL 34234 941-355-4155

CVS Pharmacy 4301 Bee Ridge Road Sarasota FL 34233 941-371-6328

CVS Pharmacy 1111 North Tamiami Trail Nokomis FL 34275 941-484-8406

CVS Pharmacy 2773 Fruitville Road Sarasota FL 34237 941-365-1464

CVS Pharmacy 1250 South Tamiami Trail Osprey FL 34229 941-966-5667

CVS Pharmacy 8546 South Tamiami Trail Sarasota FL 34238 941-918-1514

CVS Pharmacy 215 Jacaranda Boulevard Venice FL 34292 941-485-8393

CVS Pharmacy 1231 South Beneva Road Sarasota FL 34232 941-365-4353

CVS Pharmacy 4090 South Tamiami Trail Venice FL 34293 941-493-6882

D And A Pharmacy 3015 Bobcat Village Center Road North Port FL 34288 941-426-4449

Davidson Drugs Pharmacy 5124 Ocean Boulevard Sarasota FL 34242 941-349-1111

About Sarasota County Pharmacies

Sarasota County Pharmacies are establishments where medicines and drug compounds are prepared and dispensed or sold in Sarasota County, FL. In addition to Community Pharmacies, which are Sarasota County retail Pharmacies that serve the general public, there are numerous other types of Pharmacies that meet the specific needs of customers.

You may contact the Pharmacy for questions about:
  • Finding a Sarasota County Pharmacy near you
  • Accepted health insurance plans
  • Prescription drug and medicine prices, refills, and transfers
  • Prescription drug interactions
  • Pharmacy jobs and employment
Sarasota County Retail Pharmacy

A Community Pharmacy, or Retail Pharmacy, may be located within another store or it may be a stand-alone Sarasota County store. Pharmacists at Sarasota County Pharmacies dispense prescription medications available to the general public, provide customers with information on the safe and effective use of medications, and may assist customers in understanding and managing health insurance co-pays and reimbursements for medications.

Hospital Pharmacy

Sarasota County Hospitals and health clinics often house their own Pharmacies, primarily to serve their patients. A Clinical or Hospital Pharmacy works in cooperation with the hospital's in-house health professionals to ensure that medication is effectively coordinated with patient care.

Ambulatory & Home Care Pharmacies

Sarasota County Ambulatory Pharmacies are mobile services that are designed to serve geriatric patients and patients in rural areas. They are typically part of a managed health care organization and help to minimize the number of hospital visits that members require. Similarly, Home Care Pharmacies in Sarasota County prepare and deliver medical injections to critically ill patients in their homes.

Florida Board of Pharmacy

Florida has a Board of Pharmacy, Commission of Pharmacy, or similarly named agency that is responsible for ensuring that all Sarasota County Pharmacies meet standards for safe practices. They license and register Pharmacies, pharmacists, pharmacist interns, prescription drug wholesalers, and other drug outlets. They also monitor and educate Pharmacy professionals, investigate complaints, and enforce disciplinary actions against violators of Florida Pharmacy and related laws and regulations.

Controlled Substances Act & FDA Regulations

Pharmacies are highly regulated operations, affected by regulatory agencies at the federal and Florida State level of government. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency enforces the Controlled Substances Act, including its requirements for prescribing, administering, and dispensing controlled substances in Sarasota County, FL. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible for approving drugs for sale after they have been tested for safe and effective use. The FDA also oversees the production of drugs and medical products.