Allen Family Drug is a locally-owned, full-service pharmacy located in Allen, Texas. "Where Pharmacy is Still a Service." Our pharmacy is truly unique in that we have blended the best qualities of the classic independent pharmacy with the latest technology and services to meet the needs of our patrons.
We compound medications, give immunizations, offer TB (Tuberculin) testing, and deliver prescriptions. We also provide nutritional counseling and Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) consultation. We stock a wide variety of both traditional prescription drugs as well as vitamins, cosmeceuticals, and nutraceuticals. Our trained pharmacist takes great pride in not just offering products but also in providing important medical information to our patients. She has developed an extensive library of drug information in the form of print and online resources. If we don't know the answer, we can certainly find it. Most importantly, we want to provide the best pharmaceutical care available and we want our patrons to feel that these services have been provided by a learned friend. We won the Reader's Choice Award for best pharmacy in Allen in 2007 and 2011. We are members of, and approved by, the PCCA (Professional Compounding Centers of America), IACP (International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists) and IJPC (International Journal of Pharmaceutical Compounding).
Operating as usual
We are back to normal hours beginning today...let us know how we can help!
We are open today from 8:30am-5pm...be safe, stay warm!
We are open today until 5pm...Stay warm and safe!
Due to inclement weather and rolling power outages we will be closed today, January 15th.
[02/15/21] Due to the inclement weather and the rolling power outages we will be closed today, Monday, January 15th. We hope to reopen tomorrow, please call the pharmacy for additional updates.
Happy Pharmacy Technician Day! We are so thankful and appreciative of our techs, who are invaluable members of our pharmacy team. Thank you! #NationalPharmacyTechnicianDay #RxTechDay
Proper nutrition is a cornerstone of good health in all stages of life. Here are some nutrition tips to help you achieve specific health goals, such as avoiding weight gain, building bone strength, reducing inflammation and more. http://ow.ly/M3Wo30r6eNB #nutrition
aarp.org As our bodies change, so do our nutritional needs. From increasing protein to regulating insulin, discover expert tips to be as healthy as you can be.
Did you know? Just 30 minutes of walking each day can help boost your mood, manage your weight, strengthen your bones and improve your sleep. http://ow.ly/prss30r6eNv #healthyaging
It’s Get to Know Your Customers Day! Tell us a fun fact about yourself in the comments below!
Mark your calendars for Medicare Part D open enrollment for 2021! Stop in if you have questions. We are happy to help.
Happy Women Pharmacist Day! Join us in sending thanks to all of the women pharmacists who dedicate each day to improving the health of their patients and communities. 🤍 #womenpharmacistday
Has a loved one received a breast cancer diagnosis? Here are five tangible ways you can support them through their cancer journey. http://ow.ly/iD6430r6eN2 #breastcancer
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Our number one goal is always to make sure our patients are happy and that we are providing you with the best service possible. In honor of National Customer Service Week, we want to recognize our staff for their hard work and commitment to excellent customer service. We'd also like to thank you, our wonderful customers! #CustomerServiceWeek
Did you know the simple act of smiling has both short- and long-term benefits on your health and wellbeing? 😁😊 #WorldSmileDay http://ow.ly/Xbsi30r6eMx
October is American Pharmacists Month! Help us celebrate by sharing a message for our pharmacists in the comments! #APhM2020
We are proud to be part of this community and to serve as your local pharmacy. Thank you for your continued support! 💙
Our community would not be the same without the love and support of our neighbors. Thank you for being good neighbors to us, and to one another. ❤ #goodneighborday
In honor of #WorldPharmacistDay, we want to thank our pharmacy staff, and pharmacists across the globe 🌎, for everything they do to keep our communities healthy. Thank you!
Prediabetes means a person's blood glucose (sugar) level is higher than normal, but not high enough yet for a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes. Healthy lifestyle changes can help prevent prediabetes. Have questions, call us today!
The CDC estimates that between 140,000 and 810,000 people in the U.S. are hospitalized with the flu each year. Help protect yourself and your community by getting your annual flu shot. http://ow.ly/c1E830r2ZNp
This one-pot fried rice is a kid-friendly dinner that makes use of in-season vegetables. You can also substitute whatever fresh (or frozen!) veggies you have on hand. http://ow.ly/skzz30r2ZMA
mygnp.com This one-pot fried rice makes use of in-season vegetables, but you can easily substitute whatever fresh (or frozen!) veggies you have on hand. Let the rice cool slightly on a lined sheet pan while you prep and cook the other ingredients. This will dry the rice out just a bit so that it more easily s...
Handwashing is one of the easiest ways to prevent the spread of germs, yet it’s not always done correctly. Use these tips to help teach and reinforce proper handwashing for young children.
verywellfamily.com As parents, we have to teach our kids everything, even basics. Teaching hand washing to preschoolers is an important lesson you'll need to reinforce!
Cold season is almost upon us. Most people know they should wash their hands frequently and stay hydrated, but what else can you do to stay healthy? Here are four ways to fight off colds this fall and winter. http://ow.ly/ETCv30r2Z2q
mygnp.com Cold season is upon us. And while the flu shot is great for protecting against the flu, most of the respiratory infections that plague people during the winter are caused by cold viruses, not flu viruses. Unfortunately, there’s no vaccine against the common cold, and antibiotics don’t help becau...
Mold, dust mites and ragweed pollen can be hard on fall allergy sufferers. Here's how to get your fall allergy symptoms under control. http://ow.ly/kI4m30r2Z1S
mygnp.com When people think of seasonal allergies, they typically think of spring allergies. But the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America estimates that between 10% and 20% of Americans are allergic to ragweed pollen, a common allergen found in the air in late summer and fall. While it helps to use the sa...
Help us spread joy and give back to our community! We’re asking kids to get creative and share the meaning of kindness through art, poems, messages and more. Post their creations on social media using #PrescriptionforKindness and Good Neighbor Pharmacy will donate $1 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of America for every post. We’ll also share your creations on our social media pages to give them an extra boost. We can’t wait to see what you come up with!
The dangers of sunburn go far beyond short-term pain or discomfort. Take steps to protect yourself from the sun, and if you do get a sunburn, stay out of the sun until the burn heals.
To all of our hardworking neighbors: Thank you. Our community wouldn't be the same without you. We hope you have a Happy Labor Day and enjoy some downtime.
Children continue to grow during the pandemic, and so should their immunity. If your child’s immunization calendar was disrupted due to COVID-19, it’s important to catch up on missed vaccinations as soon and as safely as possible. http://ow.ly/KNHb30r12Wf
youtube.com Never has it been more important to keep up with vaccinations. The world is facing one health crisis. You can help prevent another.
We are proud to announce that as a part of the Good Neighbor Pharmacy family, we have ranked “#1 in customer satisfaction among chain drug store pharmacies” by J.D. Power for the last 9 out of 11 years! Our patients are the heart of our pharmacy, which is why this recognition from our community is so meaningful to us. Thank you for your support!
Make sure you are taking your medications and prescribed. Discontinuing a medication abruptly can often be associated with unpleasant side effects and worsening of symptoms based on your drug treatment, its chemistry profile, and how your drug is broken down (metabolized) and excreted from your body.
With school back in session, now is the perfect time to reintroduce healthy eating habits that may have fallen behind this summer.
mygnp.com Between the ready availability of sweets and treats, commercials for sugary cereals during your kids’ must-watch shows, and picky eaters who turn their nose up at every green vegetable, it may seem like getting your child to eat healthy is a battle you are destined to lose. But don’t worry — t...
Did you know you could grill fruits like pineapple, watermelon, peaches and avocado? If not, give it a try! Grilling transforms your fruit into a flavorful dessert treat! 🍍🍉🍑🥑
realsimple.com From avocados and cauliflower to bread and cheese, here are 19 surprising grill food ideas to try the next time you’re craving something new.
We’ll take any excuse to celebrate our favorite four-legged friends! How do you plan on celebrating #NationalDogDay? http://ow.ly/kSLJ30qRhFO
dogtime.com August 26th is National Dog Day! Of course, every day is Dog Day if you have a loving pooch at home. However, we can always use another excuse to go above and beyond for the canines who show us love all year long.
Cold and flu season is right around the corner. Talk with your kids about “germ etiquette” to teach them the best ways to prevent picking up or sharing common illnesses this fall.
mygnp.com The end of summer brings more than just the start of school; it also ushers in the beginning of cold and ﬂu season. That’s why it’s essential to start the year oﬀ right by talking with your kids about “germ etiquette,” or the best ways to prevent picking up or sharing common illnesses ou...
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