Needle Exchange Service & Substance Misuse

Here at DDL Davies Pharmacy in Preston, we work closely with the local drug and alcohol addiction team to ensure patients going through a rehabilitation process are given the best possible care and advice to guide them through a challenging time.

 

Needle Exchange in Preston 

 

Our needle exchange service is designed to promote safe injecting to ensure patients do not contract diseases such as hepatitis B through sharing needles. We provide a range of needles of various size and thickness.

 

This service also caters for patients who need needles for image enhancement such as injecting of steroids and tanning injections.

 

Needle exchange in Preston is a service that is open to anyone even if you are not registered to DDL Davies Pharmacy.

 

**THIS SERVICE IS ENTIRELY CONFIDENTIAL AND ANY DATA GATHERED IS HELD ON AN ENCRYPTED DATABASE**

 

Substance Misuse Service

 

Our substance misuse service is designed to support patients through their rehabilitation process. If you have been prescribed medicine due to substance misuse, you can receive your medication from us. We liaise frequently with the drug team to ensure you receive the best possible care and treatment

 

We offer a supervised consumption service 6 days a week and provide continued support and advice throughout the treatment process. If you are thinking about initiating treatment for substance misuse, we can refer you to the drug team. Just talk to one of our expert pharmacy team and this can be arranged.

 

Talk to your key worker today about switching your substance misuse prescription to us.

 

If you would like to find out more about this service please contact us to speak to a member of our team.