Campus Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy

University of Saskatchewan

Proudly providing pharmacy services to students, staff, faculty & your families.

About


The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy is located on the University of Saskatchewan campus in Place Riel. We are a full service pharmacy open to students, staff, faculty, your families, and the public. Our pharmacy is dedicated to providing reliable health information and services in a warm, welcoming and inclusive environment.  Our pharmacists offer health advice, answer questions about your medication, and prescribe medication for over 25 common minor ailments.

We have been proudly serving the university community since the pharmacy was established on campus in 2007.  Our pharmacy provides scholarships, sponsors student groups and events, and partners with student and community organizations.

We are part of your U of S health team.
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Services


Positive Space

Our pharmacy is proud to provide pharmacy services in a respectful, welcoming, inclusive environment. We offer FREE prescription delivery & Canada Post Xpresspost mail-out within Canada for prescriptions, including PrEP.

Pharmacist Prescribing

Our pharmacists can prescribe prescription medication for over 25 minor health conditions, including birth control, emergency contraception and cold sores. Walk-ins welcome.

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Prescription Delivery & Mail Out

We offer FREE prescription delivery within Saskatoon and FREE Canada-wide prescription mail-out.

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Compliance/blister packing

If you take multiple medications or sometimes have difficulty remembering to take your medications, ask us about blister packaging. We offer weekly or monthly blister packaging for your medication for no additional charge.

Huskie Athletes

We are a proud member of the Huskie Health Care Coalition. We encourage athletes to ask our pharmacists before taking over-the-counter medication, so we can ensure the medication is permitted in your sport. Our pharmacists also may be able to provide skin checks with documentation for your sport.

Annual Flu Shots

We offer annual flu shots mid-October until early spring each year. Publicly funded flu shots are available if you are 5 years old or older and have a valid Saskatchewan Health number. Everyone is welcome.

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Other Medication Injections

We are able to administer most deloid SC or IM medication injections in our pharmacy. You must have a valid prescription for the medication. Ask us for details.

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Take Home Naloxone kits

We provide publicly funded Take Home Naloxone kits (injectable naloxone) and training to anyone who is at risk of an opioid overdose and/or might witness an opioid overdose (eg. peer or family members of people at risk of an opioid overdose). Naloxone nasal spray is available for those with NIHB benefits.

Compression Stockings & Fittings

We offer FREE fittings for compression stockings. The USSU Student Drug Plan reimburses 100% for 2 pairs of stockings per academic year with a prescription. Many private insurance companies reimburse for 4 pairs per year. Ask us for details.

Insurance Coverage

We realize medication can be expensive. Our staff help you access medication coverage through the USSU Student Drug Plan, Sask Health Special Support Program & all other major insurance plans.

*COMING SOON* Health & Wellness Presentations

We offer small group health & wellness presentations on campus and in the community through the academic year. If there is a topic you are interested in, please contact us.

Flu SHOTS


Annual influenza immunizations (commonly called "flu shots") are available starting October 21 for the 2019-2020 flu season.  Flu shots are available at the pharmacy by appointment or walk-in, depending on availability.  Publicly funded (FREE) flu shots are available at the pharmacy if you are 5 years old or older and have a valid Saskatchewan Health card/number.  Please bring a completed vaccination Consent Form form to your appointment. Consent forms are also available at the pharmacy counter.  

Schedule Appointment

Please Note: FluMist nasal spray is not available in Canada for the 2019-2020 flu season. If you would like a topical anesthetic (lidocaine 5% cream) applied to your skin prior to a flu shot, please visit the pharmacy at least 15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment to speak to a pharmacist. We will charge a $5 fee to apply a topical anesthetic prior to your injection. 

Download App


Request your prescription REFILLS 24/7 online or by phone using your prescription number. You can also refill your prescriptions, order new prescriptions, and search our drug information database using the Medicine Shoppe Canada app. Using the app, you can send us a picture of your NEW prescription and simply bring the original prescription when you come in to pick up. If you need your prescription delivered, mailed-out or ready in less than 24 hours, just send us a message in the comments. Save time by ordering your prescriptions in advance!

Team


Carla Guedo, BSP

Owner/Pharmacist

Carla graduated from the U of S College of Pharmacy in 2005. Carla is passionate about supporting university students, student initiatives, and local community organizations.

Pharmacist

Kaitlin, BSP

Kaitlin graduated from the pharmacy program at the University of Saskatchewan in 2017. Kaitlin worked at our pharmacy while she was a pharmacy student. After graduating, she spent 2 years working as a pharmacist at a busy pharmacy in La Ronge, Saskatchewan. We are pleased to welcome Kaitlin back to our pharmacy team.

Pharmacy Assistants

Belinda & Krystal & Rachel

Our pharmacy assistants prepare medications, manage inventory, maintain our front store, and keep our pharmacy organized and running smoothly!

Contact


  • 122-1 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, SK, Canada