Cam Pharmacy is your local, friendly, NHS & private dispensing chemist. We are located very near to the Imperial War Museum along the parade of shops on Kennington Lane. We are a long established Pharmacy; serving the community is something we have vast amounts of experience in.
We keep a wide range of over the counter medicines and also vitamins and mineral supplements.
Repeat Prescription Collection Service
We offer a repeat prescription collection service from local surgeries. Please see Repeat Prescription Collection Service for more details on the steps involved, and how to register
We can dispense NHS repeat dispensing prescriptions issued by your doctor. Ask us for more information about this service.
If you need one of your regular medicines in an emergency when you are unable to contact your doctor, we may be able to help
We must stress that this can only be done in genuine emergencies and it may incur a charge.
Emergency Hormonal Contraception
The Pharmacist may be able to supply the EHC without a prescription to patients who require it. If we are unable to help you then we will refer you to other services that may help.
'Free' Stop Smoking Service
We are able to offer you 'Free of Charge' items, gums, patches, etc to help you give up smoking (NHS regulations apply).
We can advise on medical requirements for travellers, including anti-malarial treatments.
We dispense NHS & private prescriptions and will give advice on how to get the most benefit from your medicines. We keep a comprehensive stock of medicines and use a fast and efficient wholesaler service to enable us to fill all prescriptions promptly.
All medicines are dispensed in child resistant containers unless you request us not to. Please remember: Keep all medicines out of reach and sight of children. Our pharmacist can advise you on safe storage of medicines.
Please return all unwanted medicines to the pharmacy where we will dispose of them safely.
Health Advice & Self Care
The pharmacist and our trained assistants are avaliable for advice on all medicines and minor ailments, if required. We can also give you advice on how to live a healthy life, for example, advice on how to stop smoking, or healthy diets.
We can direct you to other sources of advice and assistance if we cannot help you ourselves.
Medicines Use Reviews
You can make an appointment with our pharmacist to discuss how you are getting on with your regular medicines. It will allow you to learn more about your medicines and ask any questions you may have, and if you are having difficulties taking your medicines our pharmacist may be able to assist. Ask for more details on this service.
Patient Medication Records
Our computer allows us to keep records of all your prescriptions dispensed by us. This helps us check for possible problems, such as reactions between medicines and will help us deal with any queries you may have.
We comply with the Data Protection Act and the NHS code of practice on confidentiality.
Any patient who is exempt and is registered with Lambeth GP presenting with a minor ailment will be eligible for the minor ailment scheme Cam Pharmacy.
44 Kennington Road, London, SE1 7BL
Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 19:00, Saturday 09:00 - 17:30, Sunday: Closed