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Welcome to First Care Pharmacy. Your local pharmacy in Thamesmead

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    At the heart of your community

    We're at the heart of the local community. Our team is a vessel of knowledge ready to offer free advice and support to everybody in need. We beat other pharmacies in Thamesmead by offering additional health services like Medicspot. You can rely on First Care Pharmacy to take care of you and your family.

    Need a prescription? At First Care Pharmacy, you can see a GP and collect your prescription on your way out.

    First Care Pharmacy
    Unit 6, The Reach, Thamesmead, London, SE28 0NY
    08:00 - 19:30
    08:00 - 19:30
    08:00 - 19:30
    08:00 - 19:30
    08:00 - 19:30
    09:00 - 15:00
    Holiday hours may vary. Please call for more details.


    You can easily access First Care Pharmacy using 244 and 380 bus routes. You can use Goldfinch Road Thamesmead Stop E (0.1 miles away) and Princess Alice Stop F (384 ft away). Want to pop into a chemist in Thamesmead after running errands? We're only 39ft from the mearest Tesco Express in Thamesmead so you can grab your groceries and pick up your medication quickly and easily.


    If you're looking for a chemist in Thamesmead, First Care Pharmacy offers prescriptions, health advice and more. We offer a range of different services from online doctor consultations to NHS prescriptions. Speak to one of our pharmacists today to find out what we can offer you.

    Travel clinic

    Need a chemist in Thamesmead that also offers travel advice? Visit First Care Pharmacy, your local travel clinic in Thamesmead."

    What First Care Pharmacy offers


    Book private appointments at First Care Pharmacy.


    NHS and private prescriptions are dispensed here.

    Health Advice

    Our expert pharmacists offer caring advice to help you stay healthy.


    We offer a range of self-care products at First Care Pharmacy.

    Medicine Review

    We offer NHS medicine use reviews at First Care Pharmacy.

    See a doctor in Thamesmead

    First Care Pharmacy is proud to offer same day private doctor appointments with Medicspot. Many people searching for 'chemists open today' or a 'pharmacy open today' are unaware of the additional services pharmacies can now offer. Safely get seen by an online doctor today from our private consulting room.


    First Care Pharmacy can dispense both NHS and private prescriptions. If you need a prescription for your medicine, we also offer online doctor consultations with Medicspot from our private consultation room, so you can have your prescription written and dispensed all from your nearest pharmacy.

    Health Advice

    Our Thamesmead pharmacists are available to offer you advice on many health conditions. Talk to a pharmacist today at First Care Pharmacy and receive tailored advice for your health problem. Whether you have a sore throat, allergies or other minor ailments and common conditions, one of our pharmacists will be able to help. You can also step into our consultation room to receive expert advice from a Medicspot doctor if required.

    Self care

    As well as prescription medication, we also offer a range of over-the-counter medicines and self-care products. These are often available to purchase without a prescription from a doctor. If you don’t have a particular product in mind, talk to one of our pharmacists who will help to choose the right product for you.

    Medicine review

    If you’ve been taking prescription medicine for a while, you might be wondering if you are getting the most out of them. At First Care Pharmacy, we offer an NHS medicine use review to help you understand the medication you have been prescribed. An ideal service for those with asthma, type 2 diabetes or high blood pressure. Speak to a pharmacist at First Care Pharmacy today.

    Useful resources

    We've included some useful resources so you can learn more about your health, what you need to do before travelling and where to go if you need urgent care.

    NHS Choices

    The NHS provides useful health advice on the NHS Choices website, including symptoms, treatment, diagnosis and causes.

    Fit For Travel

    Whether you're exploring the world or going on a family holiday abroad, Fit For Travel provides useful information to help you have a safe and comfortable journey.

    Urgent Care Services

    If you need urgent care, you should visit your local urgent care centre. The NHS provides a useful resource to find your nearest one.

    See a GP in Thamesmead today

    Get seen by a doctor today at First Care Pharmacy in Thamesmead

    • No more waiting
    • Same day doctor