2460 Oka Street Suite #100, Kilauea, HI   -  Tel. 808-828-1844 

Welcome to the North Shore Pharmacy

North Shore Pharmacy and Health Emporium, from the original inspiration and concept of a community based pharmacy, North Shore Pharmacy and Health Emporium has been focused on the co-creation of a wholistic approach to treating illness and injuries and promoting health and wellbeing. A multifaceted approach with resources and options supports lifestyle modifications that can benefit anyone. To promote this philosophy our staff Pharmacists, Herbalist, and Ayurvedic practitioner are available to discuss treatment plans and alternatives, helping clients address concerns and make informed choices.

Via continuous educational seminars and research, we keep current on the latest health discoveries. Ranging from new data on supplements to the latest Anti-Aging therapies. We are dedicated to bringing the most current information to our patients.

We are continuously researching information, fine-tuning our extraordinary inventory, and expanding our compounding laboratory services, providing comprehensive patient care and optimum customer service. We truly are,  “A unique store on the North Shore.”

Latest News

Walking: The most underrated exercise!

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There are many types of exercise that we can partake in today, from high intensity interval training to olympic weightlifting. Each type of training brings a plethora of different benefits. An exercise that we hardly hear about today is walking. Walking may be the most underrated exercise in the world! Walking is known as a low intensity, steady state exercise, otherwise known as LISS. LISS exercises utilize free fatty acids in the body, rather than glycogen. Glycogen is found in the muscles and is used as fuel for moderate-vigorous activities. Humans obtain their glycogen stores from carbohydrates. Free fatty acids, on the other hand, are stored fat. This is the fuel that LISS exercise use. Read more... about Walking: The most underrated exercise!

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Promote Healthy Blood Vessels

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Omega-3 fatty acids are gaining wide spread attention for there numerous health benefits, including uses in cancer, cardiovascular diease, anti-inflammatory activity, ADHD, ASD, cognitive aging, and many others. There are three types of omega-3 fatty acids involved in human physiology: a-linolenic acid (ALA), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). 

ALA, EPA, and DHA are essential for normal metabolism in mammals. Humans cannot synthesize these molecules on there own, however we can convert the shorter ALA into EPA and DHA, but we lose this ability with aging. Thus you must obtain them from your diet.  Read more... about Omega-3 Fatty Acids Promote Healthy Blood Vessels

Insurance Information

North Shore Pharmacy has contracts with numerous insurance plans that cover compounded medications.  Patients who do have a plan that we are contracted with will only be responsible for their copays. Drop off your prescription with us and we will research your insurance coverage for you.  Please do not hesitate to call us at (808)-828-1844 and we will assist you with insurance coverage and/or pricing for your specific compounded medications.