Where Can I Find a Pharmacy that Delivers?

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Apothecare: Your Pharmacy that Delivers in Kitchener-Waterloo Address: 439 Park St. Kitchener | Call or Text: 519-954-1055 | Email: pharmacist@apothecarepharmacy.ca Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm (Available by email or text from 5pm-7pm) Saturday 9am-2pm Where can I find a pharmacy that delivers? Right here in Kitchener-Waterloo. Today we are going to take a closer look at Apothecare, […]

Pharmacy Home Delivery – FAQs

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Pharmacy Home Delivery: We Answer All Your Questions Today we are going to answer all of your questions surrounding pharmacy home delivery. You’ll discover if this type of service is the best option for you.  Apothecare’s highly trained and experienced pharmacists are here to answer all of your questions and provide you with the best […]

Coronavirus Canada: Top Tips to Prevent COVID-19

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The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is spreading rapidly worldwide, and the progression of the coronavirus in Canada is something that many Canadians are watching closely. Human coronaviruses cause infections of the nose, throat and lungs and are most commonly spread from those infected through: Respiratory droplets from a cough or sneeze Close, prolonged personal contact, such as touching […]

What is PrEP?

What is PrEP?

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What is PrEP, should I take PrEP, is PrEP dangerous? What is PrEP PrEP is a medication that is taken daily to prevent HIV. The acronym PrEP comes from Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. This means that people using this medication don’t have HIV and are using this medication to decrease their risk. The brand name of the […]

What is INR Testing?

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What is an INR test? INR stands for International Normalized Ratio. It’s a blood test that measures the time it takes for your blood to clot. Who needs the test done? This test is required if you are taking warfarin (or Coumadin) which helps your health care team monitor the effect of the drug. It […]

Opioid Crisis

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The opioid crisis is a huge issue, and something we hear a lot about in the news. In Waterloo Region there have been 617 overdose related calls in 2019 alone. Opioid addiction also does not just affect the homeless or those on the streets.  These are some of the questions that we get asked about […]

Pharmacogenetic Testing

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You may have read about pharmacies and other companies who offer pharmacogenetic testing to determine which medications will work best for you. So what does this mean and does it really work? The first step is to understand what happens when we take medications. What happens when we take medications? While some medicines are in […]