As your Internet Pharmacy, PharmacyKwik can offer a wide range of services and facilities for you and your family.

We dispense NHS prescriptions and will give advice on how to get the most benefit from your medicines. We keep a comprehensive stock of medicines and use a fast and an efficient wholesaler service to enable us to fill all prescriptions promptly.

Repeat Dispensing
We can dispense NHS repeat dispensing prescriptions issued by your doctor. Ask us for more information about this service.

Medicine Containers
All medicines are dispensed in child resistant containers unless you ask us not to.

Please remember: Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children. Our pharmacist can advise you on safe storage of medicines.

NHS Unwanted Medicines Service
Please return all unwanted medicines to the pharmacy where we will dispose of them safely.

NHS Health Advice and Self-Care
The pharmacist and our trained assistants are available for advice on all medicines and minor ailments. We can also give you advice on how to live a healthy life, for example, advice on how to stop smoking or healthy diets. Self Care information is also available on our user friendly website: We can also direct you to other sources of advice and assistance if we cannot help you ourselves.

Patient Medication Records
Our computer allows us to keep records of all your prescriptions dispensed by us. This helps us check for possible problems, such as interactions between medicines and will help us deal with any queries you may have.

We comply with the Data Protection Act and the NHS code of practice on confidentiality. If you want to discuss the records we keep, please ask to speak to the pharmacist.

We provide the above NHS services on behalf of:
NHS Bury Clinical Commissioning Group
21 Silver Street,
Bury, BL9 0EN
Tel: 0161 762 3100

Other Services:

Repeat Prescription Service
We offer a repeat prescription service. Please ask our pharmacist for further details about this.

Medicines Sales
We stock a vast range of over the counter medicines, vitamins and mineral supplements and other health & beauty products, please visit for further information.

Holiday Healthcare
We can advise on medical requirements for travellers, including anti-malaria treatments. We also stock a range of sun care creams, bite and sting relief creams, flight socks and over the counter travel sickness remedies.

We also provide Care Home Services, Home Delivery Services and a Gluten Free Food Supply Service. Please email or call to discuss these NHS enhanced services.

Private Prescriptions
We can dispense private prescriptions as prescribed by your doctor. Please email or call our team on: 0161 773 1456 with details of your prescription for more information including up to date prices.

If you would like any more information about any of the services mentioned in this leaflet, please call us on free phone 0800 023 2295 or email

Comments, Suggestions, Complaints and Compliments
Our aim is to give the highest possible standard of service. We would like you to tell us what you think about the service we provide at this pharmacy.

If you have any suggestions, comments or complaints please speak to a member of staff either by calling PharmacyKwik on 0800 023 2295 or alternatively you can email is on

We welcome any general comments about the services we provide and any suggestions of ways in which we can improve our services to you.

We operate a complaints procedure as part of the NHS system for dealing with complaints. Our system meets national criteria. Our Pharmacist will give you further information.

You may also seek advice from the local Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS). PALS are not part of the complaints procedure itself but they might be able to resolve your concerns informally or they can tell you more about the complaints procedure and independent complaints advocacy services:

Patient Advice and Liason Service (PALS):
Care of The Patient Services Team,
Greater Manchester Commissioning Support Unit,
St. James House, Pendleton Way,
Salford, M6 5FW

An independent complaints advocacy service (ICAS) is available to provide advice and support for people who wish to complain about the NHS. Please use the telephone number below to get in touch with ICAS or for further information:

Tel: 0808 802 3000

Our staff work extremely hard to provide you with the best possible service. Please treat them with the courtesy and respect they deserve.

We reserve the right to refuse to provide services to individuals who act in a violent, threatening or aggressive manner.

When we are closed:
When this pharmacy is closed, for any health problem advice and details of other health services, contact NHS Direct, 24 hours a day.

Call 111 or visit:

Rear Unit, 56 Parksway,
Prestwich, Manchester,
M25 0JB
Tel: 0161 773 1456

GPhC Premises Registration Number: 1116209

OPENING HOURS: Monday – Friday: 9am – 8pm | Saturday: 9am – 7pm
This pharmacy is owned by: Allbro’s Pharmacy Ltd.

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(It is important that you answer the following questions accurately in order for us to process your order, failure to do so will result in your order being delayed OR cancelled.)


Please answer the following questions:

(It is important that you answer the following questions accurately in order for us to process your order, failure to do so will result in your order being cancelled.)

I am currently experiencing pain on urination.

I have had blood in my urine in the last three months.

I have had cloudy urine in the last three months.

I have got a fever at the moment.

I have got leaking of urine.


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Flomax Relief MR (28 Capsules)


Flomax Relief MR Tamsulosin Capsules effectively relieve the frequent night-time urinating, the urge to urinate every few hours and weak flow and the feeling of unfinished urinating, which may be an effect of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH).


The great majority of BPH cases can be easily treated by taking simple oral medicines, and the most common are called alpha-blockers. These work by relaxing muscles in the prostate, relieving pressure on the urethra, thus enabling urine to flow more freely and reducing pain.

Flomax Relief is fast-acting and will produce an effect after the first dose, usually relieving symptoms within 7-14 days. It works best if taken after the same meal each day because that slows its absorption into the intestine, enabling more constant plasma levels to be maintained.

Flomax Relief MR Capsules contains the active ingredient tamsulosin which belongs to a group of medicines called ‘alpha blockers' (or alpha1A-adrenoceptor antagonists). It is used to affectively treat the symptoms associated with the lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) of a BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia). This is when the prostate gland gets bigger.


These symptoms include:

Poor stream - The flow of urine is weaker, and it takes longer to empty your bladder

Hesitancy - You may have to wait at the toilet for a while before urine starts to flow

Dribbling - Towards the end of passing urine, the flow becomes a slow dribble

Poor emptying - You may have a feeling of not quite emptying your bladder


How Flomax Relief MR Capsules work:

The tamsulosin contained in the capsule binds selectively and competitively to relax the muscles in the prostate surrounding the urethra, thus relieving pressure and allowing urine to flow more freely resulting in an easier to empty bladder and less pain.


Effectiveness of Flomax Relief MR Capsules:

For many men, the benefits of Flomax Relief MR Capsules can be felt after taking the first dose and symptoms gone within 7-14 days! It works best if taken after the same meal each day as that slows down the drug's absorption into the intestine, keeping the plasma levels as constant as possible.



For men between the ages of 45 and 75 - Oral use only

Take one capsule each day after the same meal with water

Do not crush, chew or open the capsules

Record the first day you take Flomax Relief MR Capsules


After 2 weeks: if using Flomax Relief MR Capsules for the first time and symptoms are not subsiding, or are getting worse, stop taking the medication and seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist.


Within 6 weeks: you should see your doctor to confirm that your symptoms are due to BPH.


Every 12 months: you should see your doctor to check your prostate. Also see your doctor if your symptoms change or get worse.


If you forget to take your Flomax Relief MR Capsule:

Take your capsule later the same day after food 

If you have missed a dose, just take your daily capsule on the next day at the usual time 

Do not take two capsules to make up for a forgotten capsule


If you take more of this medicine than you should, talk to a doctor or pharmacist straight away.



lomax Relief MR Capsules should only be used by men aged between 45 and 75.


Consult your doctor before taking Flomax Relief MR Capsules if:


You are allergic to sulphur drugs as you may also be allergic to Flomax Relief MR Capsules

You are allergic to any of the other ingredients listed

You have problems with your heart, liver, or kidneys

You faint or get dizzy or weak when you sit or stand up suddenly

You have had your symptoms for less than three months

You have pain when you urinate, or your urine was cloudy or bloody, at sometime in the last three months

You have a fever due to an infection of your kidneys or bladder (urinary tract infection)

You have leaking of your urine which you are unable to control (incontinence)

You think you have diabetes and it is not properly controlled

You have had prostate surgery

You have prostate cancer

You have recently had blurred or cloudy vision and have not been examined by your doctor or optician


If you feel like you might pass out, or if you have an erection of your penis that is painful or lasts longer than 4 hours stop using Flomax Relief MR Capsules and seek advice from you doctor.

Consult you doctor or pharmactist if you are taking any other medication (including those bought over the counter and herbal remedies), especially alpha blockers used to lower blood pressure (e.g. such as doxazosin, indoramin, prazosin, terazosin, or verapamil) as can cause dizziness and weakness

Tell your doctor or dentist before any operation or dental procedure as there is a potential that your medicine may interfere with the effects of the anaesthetic.

If you will be having cataract surgery do not start taking Flomax Relief MR Capsules. If you are already taking Flomax Relief MR Capsules inform your surgeon ahead of time and do not stop using the medication unless instructed to by your surgeon.

You should carefully read all product packaging and labels prior to use






Tamsulosin 0.4mg (active ingredient)

Microcrystalline cellulose

Methacrylic acid-ethyl acrylate copolymer


Sodium laurilsulphate


Calcium stearate



Indigotin (E132)

Titanium oxide (E171)

Yellow iron oxide (E172)

Red iron oxide (E172)


Propylene glycol

 Black iron oxide (E172)



Side effects:

There are few side effects which are generally mild.

May impair thinking or reactions therefore take care when driving or carrying out an activity which 

requires for you to be awake and alert.

May cause dizziness when getting up from a sitting a lying position, to avoid this, do not stand up 

too quickly.

Drinking alcohol may also increase the dizziness possibly caused by Flomax Relief MR Capsules


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