October 17, 2023

Here at Hines Street Pharmacy, we put our patients’ health needs above everything else. That's why we offer health consultation services where our patients can meet with our pharmacy experts one-on-one. You can ask questions and bring up health concerns so our pharmacists can give you peace of mind and help you achieve the best health possible. Here are some of the top benefits of our health consultation services at your local pharmacy in Republic, MO.

1. Answers to Questions About Medications

pharmacist explaining medications to older patient during health consultation

A private health consultation with a pharmacy expert is a great way to get answers to any questions you may have about your prescription medications. You can spend one-on-one time with a pharmacist to ask questions about side effects, drug interactions, and the best ways to take each medication to reap the most benefits. You can also ask for recommendations on supplements and over-the-counter drugs that can work in tandem with your prescription medications. Our goal is to help you achieve the best outcomes from the medications you take so you can live a healthier life.

2. Work Through Health Concerns

Our health consultation services can help you work through any health concerns you may have. You can talk to one of our pharmacists about your medical history and how it may impact your current conditions or medical decisions. You can also ask for clarification on things that may not have been covered by your doctor, such as how long you may need treatment or how your lifestyle may be impacted. Our pharmacists are experts in the field of medicine and can provide in-depth information about your health conditions and challenges as well as advice on how to work through them.

3. Prescription Monitoring

pharmacist checking medications against clipboard

It can be difficult to keep track of all your medications and how to take each one if you have been prescribed more than one. You can utilize our health consultation services to talk to one of our pharmacy experts about medication usage. If a long-term medication has had a change in dosage, a health consultation gives your pharmacist extra time to review the change and make sure it works for your state of health as well as make sure you fully understand the change. Our goal is to help you stay on track with your treatment plan and ensure your plan is working for you.

4. Detailed Patient Education

Pharmacists tend to know more about medications than the doctors who prescribe them. That means you can find out more in-depth knowledge about the drugs you are taking when you meet with a pharmacist in a health consultation. You can find out more about the risk factors involved, how the medication works with your body, proper ways to take it, and how it can interact with other drugs. You can also receive more information about immunizations and other drug-related topics that you may be interested in learning more about. We want to help you become more educated about the medications you take and the overall state of your health.

Schedule a Health Consultation with an Expert Pharmacist

These are just a few of the benefits of the health consultation services at Hines Street Pharmacy. If you are interested in speaking with a pharmacist about questions you have or want to receive advice on the best solutions for your health, schedule a consultation today! We look forward to seeing you soon!