Getting to know you and your unique needs
At The Medicine Shoppe® and Elsberry Pharmacies®, we’re dedicated to the idea that quality pharmacy care means more than just prompt prescriptions. To us, quality care means that you get the prescriptions and medications you need, along with the personal care and attention you deserve.
When you come to The Medicine Shoppe® and Elsberry Pharmacies®, you’ll be able to count on dependable care from a knowledgeable pharmacist – one that truly takes the time to get to know you and your unique health care needs.
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•$4 Generic Prescriptions Program
•Free Antibiotic Program
•Free Adult Calcium Program
•Free Children's Vitamin Program
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|Specialized Care for Unique Health Needs |
|The Importance of Oil|
Fat is the main energy supplier for the human organism. It is vital that you consume fatty acids of high quality, essential fatty acids (EFAs) such as omega-3 and omega-6, even when you are on a diet. EFAs help to improve your metabolism and may lower elevated cholesterol and high triglycerides. EFAs are also required for normal brain development and efficient brain function. They are also necessary for your body to fully absorb certain vitamins. Common EFAs are olive, flaxseed, walnut or canola oil. It is unhealthy to completely cut out those healthy fats from your diet. We therefore recommend 2-3 Tbsp of oil (such as flaxseed, olive, walnut and canola oil) per day. ... more