Our Pharmacy Services

We are proud to offer you our expert service across a variety of health areas. Our highly trained and caring pharmacists work with you and your doctor to help you and your family reach the best possible health outcomes. 

If you are too sick to go to work and can't get into your doctor, we can provide you with a 1 day absence from work certificate.

Absence from Work Certificates

Blood Pressure Monitoring

High blood pressure is often called the 'silent killer'. We can help you keep track of this with our Free blood pressure monitoring service. Come in as often as you like and we can even give you a print out of your results to take to your doctor.

Bowel Cancer Test Kits

We stock Bowel Cancer Test Kits in store.  The test is simple and easy to perform and results are highly accurate.  Can be completed in the privacy of your own home and there are no diet or medical restritctions required to perform the test.  Ask our staff for more details.

Breast Pump Hire

Medical Grade Breast Pumps are available for hire.

Our specially trained team can assist you with your Compression Garments.  We will accurately measure and fit your garments to ensure the best fit and support.  Ask our friendly team for more details.

Compression Garment Supply & Advice

The CAPS program is a government scheme that provides a payment to eligible people to assist with some of the costs of their continence products.  Our pharmacy can assist you with products and claiming under this program.

Continence Aids Payment Scheme (CAPS)

Medicines can be confusing. Our pharmacists are experts in medicines advice, especially when it is a new medicine. We can help get you started with your medicines and even if you've been on them for a while - we'll provide you with printed medicines information - best of all it's FREE!

Consumer Medicines Information

If you're having trouble with your blood sugar - come in today and talk to us. Our pharmacists are experts in diabetes care. We will help you understand the reason for your medicines, how the benefit you and how you can take control of your diabetes. It's all about better blood sugar and better long term benefits for you.

Diabetes Assistance

During your Digestive Health Check, our pharmacist will assess your digestive health and talk to you about how to manage some common digestive issues, which may include diarrhoea, constipation, abdominal pain, bloating or stomach cramps.

Digestive Health Check

Stop lice in their tracks.  Book in for a one hour Lice Treatment and leave Lice free.  Call us today to book your appointment.  A range of treatment options available for your budget.

Head Lice Clinic

Our pharmacist can help you spot the signs of an unhealthy heart, using this comprehensive 9 point check. They will also advise you on any further action you may need to take, and inform you about simple lifestyle changes you can make, to improve your heart health.

Heart Health Check

Advantage Pharmacy Brunswick Central Tambassis PharmacY Home Delivery

Can't get to us?  No problems, we will come to you!  If you would like your medicines delivered please just call the pharmacy on 03 9528 5127 .  Servicing the local area only*.  Conditions apply.  Ask our friendly team for more information.

Home Deliveries

Sit down one on one with a pharmacist to review your medicines. We can help you understand your medicines better and address any problem areas. Getting the best possible benefit from your medicines may mean better future health. We do this in the comfort of your own home. Call us today to book your free appointment.

Home Medicines Reviews 

Do you suffer from Asthma? Want to breathe with ease? Talk to us about your Asthma medicines. Our pharmacists are experts in how to use Asthma inhalers and other asthma medicines. Often, the slightest improvement in your technique can make big differences in your Asthma control!

Inhaler Technique Assistance

The MedsCheck is an essential medicines review for all patients. Your pharmacist will meet with you to discuss your medicines and answer any questions you may have. Following your MedsCheck, you, our pharmacist and your doctor can develop the best medicine strategy to help you get the best result from your treatment.

MedsChecks

At Advantage Pharmacy Elsternwick we sell the myDNA Test kits. There are 3 different kits available:  myDNA Wellness & Nutrition, myDNA Medications (Multiple Medicines) & myDNA Medication (Single Medication).  Please as our professional team members for more information.

myDNA Test Kits

Advantage Pharmacy Elsternwick is a registered NDSS supplier for all of your diabetes supplies.  

NDSS - National Diabetes Services Scheme

Our comprehensive Pain Management Plan will assess your type and frequency of pain in order to find the best solution for you.

Pain Management Consultation

Our pharmacists are fully qualified to administer flu and whooping cough vaccines in the pharmacy in the private clinic room on site.

Pharmacist Vaccination Service

Storage of expired and unwanted medicines in the home can lead to environmental damage.  There is a free and convenient way to dispose of your unwanted medicines responsibly via your local pharmacy, and it's called Return Unwanted Medicines (or The RUM Project).

Return of Unwanted Medicines (RUM Project)

Running out of time? Why don’t you try our no wait prescription service? Leave your prescription with us and we will file it accurately and safely. And when you are due to have your prescription filled, we will send you a phone notification. You will always know how many repeats you have left with the help of our FREE Scripts Management App – myPharmacyLink (available on the Apple Apps store or Google Play Store). We will also keep a comprehensive record of all your medications dispensed by our pharmacy, allowing for complete reporting for PBS Safety Net totals and end of financial year tax records to be generated without any hassles.

Scripts on File and Reorder Service

Some patients need to have their medicines supplied to them in installments.  Advantage Pharmacy Elsternwick can arrange this with your doctor to ensure you receive your medicines in either daily or weekly installments.

Staged Supply

We offer direct billing on approved Transport & Accident Commission claims. Avoid the inconvenience of having to personally claim money back from insurers and let us do it for you. Simply provide us with your TAC Claim number and we will do the rest. Ask our friendly team for more information.

Transport & Accident (TAC) Commission

If you or a loved one are taking multiple medicines - we can help. A 'Websterpak' organises all of your weekly medication doses into one pack. It organises your doses for each day and time of day and takes the stress out of taking your medicines.

Websterpacks

We offer direct billing on approved worker's compensation claims. Avoid the inconvenience of having to personally claim money back from insurers and let us do it for you.

Workers Compensation Services

Do you have a first aid kit at home and in the car? Do you have a wound which is taking a long time to heal? Are you concerned by a wound you or a family member has? Do you have a wound which requires special dressing? Are you unsure about how to properly manage a burn? Are you about to travel, or do you frequently travel? There are many ways to help manage a wound. Our team are able to determine the correct wound care products for you. We can also determine whether your wound requires some specialist management techniques.

Wound Management