Lehigh Acres Pharmacy

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

CVS Pharmacy 1350 Lee Boulevard Lehigh Acres FL 33936 239-369-2163

Homestead Pharmacy 1320 Homestead Road North Lehigh Acres FL 33936 239-368-1257

Publix Pharmacy 5781 Lee Boulevard Lehigh Acres FL 33971 239-226-9707

Sweetbay Supermarket Pharmacy 61 Bell Boulevard North Lehigh Acres FL 33936 239-369-6509

The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy 57 Homestead Road North Lehigh Acres FL 33936 239-369-0141

Walgreens Pharmacy 38 Homestead Road North Lehigh Acres FL 33936 239-368-7186

Walmart Supercenter Pharmacy 2523 Lee Boulevard Lehigh Acres FL 33971 239-368-0282

Winn-Dixie Pharmacy 1145 Homestead Road North Lehigh Acres FL 33936 239-368-2100

About Lehigh Acres Pharmacies

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

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

Lehigh Acres 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

Lehigh Acres 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 Lehigh Acres 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 Lehigh Acres 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 Lehigh Acres, 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.