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Re: [IP] Re: Wal-Mart case and pharmacies



Walgreens in our area are like that but this CVS is truly a 24 hour
pharmacy. I needed pain med at 2 in the morning...Dr called it and I had
within 15 mins. Gail
----- Original Message -----
From: "Billie Sue Parker" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Monday, July 29, 2002 5:01 AM
Subject: Re: [IP] Re: Wal-Mart case and pharmacies


> I also use CVS and we have a 24 hr one too, but the actual pharmacy is not
open
> past 10pm or before a certain time in the morning. What is the point of
being
> 24 hr?  To me, it sounds like false advertisement.
>
> Billie
>
> Gail Donohue wrote:
>
> > I live in an area of North Jersey that all the local independent
pharmacys
> > are now out of business because of all the big chains. I have been using
CVS
> > because it's the only one open 24 hours. That's saved me several times.
I
> > use a U500 Humalin R and it was increasingly harder to get at the local
shop
> > before it closed. I have gotten to know the head pharmaist at CVS and
she
> > keeps things like gluagon and the U500 in stock now.
> >
> > Gail
> >
> > > The only value of a large chain is the hours. I'm happy to work around
my
> > > independent pharmacy's shorter hours in order to have decent service
and
> > to
> > > have the peace of mind that I'll actually get what I need when I need
it.
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