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, 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.”

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Intranasal Spray or Pump Instruction

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How to Use Intranasal Sprays or Pumps

  1. Blow your nose gently to clear the nostrils.
  2. Wash your hands with soap and warm water.
  3. Hold your head in an upright position.
  4. Close one nostril with one finger.
  5. With the mouth closed, insert the tip of the spray or pump into the open nostril. Sniff in through the nostril while quickly and firmly squeezing the spray container or activating the pump.
  6. Hold your breath for a few seconds and then breathe out through your mouth.
  7. Repeat this procedure for the other nostril only if directed to do so.
  8. Rinse the spray or pump tip with hot water and replace the cap tightly on the container.
  9. Wash your hands.

Subcutaneous injection instruction

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Subcutaneous Injection Instructions

What to Have Ready:

  • Vial (small bottle) of medication
  • Sterile disposable syringe and needle
  • Sample syringe marked with the prescribed dose
  • Alcohol swab, cotton ball or tissue
  • Self-injection record
  • Hard plastic resealable container (Sharp’s) to dispose of used needle and syringe

Preparing for your Injection:

  • Wash your hands with soap and water.
  • Gather all the items you need and take them to a table. • Sit down in a chair next to the table.
  • Check the medication name and expiry date on the vial. • Check the amount of medication to be taken.

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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.