Pottawattamie County Pharmacy

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

Carley Drug Pharmacy 102 North Elm Street Avoca IA 51521 712-343-6777

Hy-Vee Drugstore Pharmacy 757 West Broadway Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-328-3277

Hy-Vee Pharmacy 1706 North 16th Street Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-322-3111

Hy-Vee Pharmacy 1745 Madison Avenue Council Bluffs IA 51503 712-322-9222

Kmart Pharmacy 2803 East Kanesville Boulevard Council Bluffs IA 51503 712-325-0987

Lehan Health Mart Pharmacy 317 Main Street Minden IA 51553 712-483-2884

Medicap Pharmacy 2201 West Broadway Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-325-8676

No Frills Pharmacy 1801 Valley View Drive Council Bluffs IA 51503 712-329-8990

No Frills Pharmacy 1817 West Broadway Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-329-8976

Oakland Pharmacy 601 Pioneer Avenue Oakland IA 51560 712-482-3015

Oard-Ross Drug Incorporated Pharmacy 701 16th Avenue Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-322-2501

Sams Club Pharmacy 3221 Manawa Center Drive Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-366-7032

Shopko Pharmacy 3271 Market Place Drive Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-366-0377

Supersaver Pharmacy 1141 North Broadway Council Bluffs IA 51503 712-322-9019

Target Pharmacy 3804 Metro Drive Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-309-3381

Union Pharmacy 235 West Broadway Council Bluffs IA 51503 712-328-3344

Walgreens Pharmacy 2508 West Broadway Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-328-2266

Walgreens Pharmacy 535 East Broadway Council Bluffs IA 51503 712-329-0930

Walgreens Pharmacy 301 Bennett Avenue West Council Bluffs IA 51503 712-325-0619

Walmart Supercenter Pharmacy 3201 Manawa Center Drive Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-366-1315

About Pottawattamie County Pharmacies

Pottawattamie County Pharmacies are establishments where medicines and drug compounds are prepared and dispensed or sold in Pottawattamie County, IA. In addition to Community Pharmacies, which are Pottawattamie 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 Pottawattamie County Pharmacy near you
  • Accepted health insurance plans
  • Prescription drug and medicine prices, refills, and transfers
  • Prescription drug interactions
  • Pharmacy jobs and employment
Pottawattamie County Retail Pharmacy

A Community Pharmacy, or Retail Pharmacy, may be located within another store or it may be a stand-alone Pottawattamie County store. Pharmacists at Pottawattamie 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

Pottawattamie 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

Pottawattamie 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 Pottawattamie County prepare and deliver medical injections to critically ill patients in their homes.

Iowa Board of Pharmacy

Iowa has a Board of Pharmacy, Commission of Pharmacy, or similarly named agency that is responsible for ensuring that all Pottawattamie 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 Iowa Pharmacy and related laws and regulations.

Controlled Substances Act & FDA Regulations

Pharmacies are highly regulated operations, affected by regulatory agencies at the federal and Iowa 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 Pottawattamie County, IA. 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.