Women's Health

Unichem 218 Ponsonby pharmacy can advise on a range of women’s health products and lifestyle needs. Whether it’s Adolescence, pregnancy, breastfeeding or menopause, women must be aware of their bodies changing needs during every stage of their life. If you are trying to conceive, it is important to understand how your hormonal cycle works. We can talk you through testing kits that predict when you are ovulating, and explain how and when to use them. Pregnancy tests can also be purchased if you think you might already be pregnant. The correct dose of supplements is important during pregnancy, especially folic acid and iodine. Our pharmacist knows the best time to start taking these. Unichem Ponsonby are able to provide antifungal products for vaginal thrush, and teach you about oral probiotics specifically designed for women to lessen their risk of recurrent infection.

      We provide: 

  • Emergency Contraceptive Pill (ECP)
    Your pharmacists are trained to assess whether the ECP is appropriate for you. There is a charge associated with receiving the ECP.
  • Treatment for Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)

  • Trimethoprim Dispensing
    Our trained pharmacists can prescribe trimethoprim for women aged between 16 and 65 who have uncomplicated urinary tract infections.