Itasca County Pharmacy

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

Bigfork Valley Pharmacy 258 Pine Tree Drive Bigfork MN 56628 218-743-4444

Cub Pharmacy 2410 South Pokegama Avenue Grand Rapids MN 55744 218-326-9089

Globe Drug And Medical Equipment Pharmacy 304 North Pokegama Avenue Grand Rapids MN 55744 218-326-2635

Kmart Pharmacy 1111 South Pokegama Avenue Grand Rapids MN 55744 218-326-0593

Majewski Drug Pharmacy 202 2nd Street Nashwauk MN 55769 218-885-2613

Meridian Medical Clinic Pharmacy 1542 Golf Course Road Grand Rapids MN 55744 218-999-7000

Ott Drug Store Pharmacy 117 Main Avenue East Deer River MN 56636 218-246-8642

Reed Drug Pharmacy 417 Northwest 1st Avenue Grand Rapids MN 55744 218-326-3453

Target Pharmacy 2140 South Pokegama Avenue Grand Rapids MN 55744 218-326-6412

Thrifty White Drug Pharmacy 2026 South Pokegama Avenue Grand Rapids MN 55744 218-326-9431

Walgreens Pharmacy 18 Southeast 10th Street Grand Rapids MN 55744 218-326-0069

Walmart Supercenter Pharmacy 100 Southeast 29th Street Grand Rapids MN 55744 218-326-9401

About Itasca County Pharmacies

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

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

Itasca 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

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

Minnesota Board of Pharmacy

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

Controlled Substances Act & FDA Regulations

Pharmacies are highly regulated operations, affected by regulatory agencies at the federal and Minnesota 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 Itasca County, MN. 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.