Punta Gorda Pharmacy

Find Punta Gorda 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 2400 Tamiami Trail Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-639-1144

Psc Medsupply Limited Liability Company Pharmacy 204 East McKenzie Street Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-575-2407

Publix Pharmacy 2310 Tamiami Trail Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-575-6369

Publix Pharmacy 3941 Tamiami Trail Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-637-1217

Sweetbay Supermarket Pharmacy 10175 Tamiami Trail Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-833-0405

The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy 615 Cross Street Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-505-1095

Walgreens Pharmacy 3795 Tamiami Trail Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-505-8882

Walmart Supercenter Pharmacy 375 Kings Highway Punta Gorda FL 33983 941-625-5008

Walmart Supercenter Pharmacy 5001 Taylor Road Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-637-8838

Winn-Dixie Pharmacy 27680 Bermont Road Punta Gorda FL 33982 941-505-9553

About Punta Gorda Pharmacies

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

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

Punta Gorda 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

Punta Gorda 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 Punta Gorda 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 Punta Gorda 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 Punta Gorda, 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.