Dispensary Services

The dispensary service provided ensures that medicines are supplied promptly, safely and cost effectively to:

  • All inpatients / wards.
  • Selected groups of outpatients and patients at discharge.

The dispensary service encompasses the essential activities of:

  • Processing all requests for Pharmacy Department items received through the Ward Pharmacy Service.
  • Purchasing and distributing all Pharmacy Department items including the sourcing of unusual medication.
  • Extemperous dispensing.

Aseptic Services

Manufacturing sterile products i.e. formulations of drugs, eye drops and injections not available commercially in a dedicated clean room area.

Medicines Information

The Medicines Information service promotes the safe, effective and economic use of medicines by the provision of up-to-date, accurate and adequate information and advice to healthcare professionals. The service provides information on indications, dosage and administration, contra-indications and precautions, adverse effects and drug interactions, drug use in pregnancy, lactation and renal or hepatic impairment.

application/pdf icon Patient Medication List.


Dispensary direct line (01) 634 3693
Office (01) 634 3640
Fax (01) 664 4688