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Matakana Pharmacy

Pharmacy Service


8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.


Pharmacists can help to support the health of your family; they can provide advice and treatment for common minor illnesses for all ages.

Pharmacists ensure that prescriptions are dispensed correctly and that the medicine and dose is appropriate for you, so that you receive the maximum benefits from your medicines. Your pharmacist will help you understand what your medicines are prescribed for, how to take them, possible side effects and how to store them.

All advice and treatment is conducted in a professional and confidential manner and most services are provided free of charge and do not generally require an appointment.

For safe disposal, please return any expired or unwanted medicines, or needles/lancets and syringes to your pharmacy.

Please don't hesitate to contact us directly if you have any questions.

Dispensary Manager

Mina Geris


8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Sat8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Sun9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays. The following public holidays differ to standard opening hours: Northland Anniversary (31 Jan, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Good Friday (15 Apr, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Easter Sunday (17 Apr, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Easter Monday (18 Apr, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM), ANZAC Day (25 Apr, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM), Labour Day (24 Oct, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM).

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Services Provided

Long-term conditions (LTC) service

This service is designed for people with long-term illnesses who may need support with their medicines. An assessment is used to identify the things that affect their ability to take…


Methadone dispensing

This pharmacy works alongside the DHB methadone programme. Pharmacy staff can administer methadone on a daily, or a takeaway basis, depending on what has been agreed.

Smoking cessation

Pharmacy staff are trained to provide a service to help people to stop smoking. This service includes advice and providing quit smoking support aids e.g. nicotine gum.

Blister packs

This pharmacy can provide you with individually made blister packs of your medicines. These can be supplied weekly, fortnightly, or monthly depending on your needs. This type of packaging can…


Emergency contraceptive pill (ECP)

Your pharmacists are trained to assess whether the ECP is appropriate for you. This is done in a confidential manner. The ECP works best if taken as soon as possible…


Specialised wound care

Some wounds require extra attention and skill to manage. This pharmacy has staff qualified to do this and can refer you to your doctor if necessary.

Trimethoprim dispensing

This pharmacy has trained pharmacists who can supply the antibiotic, trimethoprim, for women aged between 16 and 65 who have an uncomplicated urinary tract infection.

WINZ and other reports

If you require reports on your medicines or the cost of your medicines please ask a member of the pharmacy team.

Wheelchair Access



North Auckland

Contact Details

Shop 16
2 Matakana Valley Rd
Auckland 0985

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Street Address

Shop 16
2 Matakana Valley Rd
Auckland 0985

Postal Address

PO Box 238

This page was last updated at 2:20PM on January 15, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Matakana Pharmacy.