At Bremo Pharmacy, We Offer:
Bone Density / Osteoporosis Screening — $30
Osteoporosis is a condition that causes weak or broken bones as we get older, and women are at the greatest risk. Fortunately, lifestyle changes including exercise and correct calcium intake can help prevent osteoporosis from occurring.
A bone density scan at Bremo Pharmacy can help identify if you are at risk for, or already have, osteoporosis. Be proactive in your healthcare and get screened for osteoporosis today for only $30.
High Blood Pressure Heart Health Screening — $5
One in four Americans has high blood pressure – And half of them don’t even know it. Uncontrolled, it can lead to stroke, heart attack, kidney damage, and other serious issues. High blood pressure usually has no symptoms. The only way to know if you have high blood pressure is to get checked regularly. Our professional pharmacists make it quick and easy at just $5.
Screening for Cholesterol Disorders — $35
Do you know your cholesterol level? It’s time to get checked. According to the American Heart Association, everyone over 20 years old should have his or her cholesterol checked at least every five years. Controlling your cholesterol through lifestyle choices or medications helps reduce your risk of heart attack and stroke. Accurate testing requires you abstain from food prior to your cholesterol test, so it’s best to coordinate with one of our pharmacists. Contact us today to schedule your full cholesterol profile for only $35.
Diabetes Screening — $10
- Frequent urination
- Excessive thirst
- Extreme hunger
- Unusual weight loss
- Increased fatigue
- Blurry vision
If you have one or more of these symptoms, you should come in to get screened for diabetes. We can check your blood sugar levels and assess your risk level for diabetes. Lifestyle choices can help reduce the risk of diabetes, especially the most common form: Type 2 Diabetes.
Accurate testing requires you abstain from food prior to your blood sugar test, so it’s best to coordinate with one of our pharmacists. Contact us today to schedule your Diabetes screening for just $10.
Pharmacogenetic Testing – $399
Do you feel like your medications may not be working as well as you hoped? Are you concerned that you are having too many side effects to your medications? Are you unsure if you are on the best medications for you? Pharmacogenetic testing may be able to shed some light on those problems. Pharmacogenetic testing is a new area of medicine that looks at how your genes and genetics affect how your body responds to medications. Understanding your genes is very beneficial in ensuring that your medications are working as best as they should for you. Bremo Pharmacy will now be offering pharmacogenetic testing for patients through Rxight™ and MD Labs! With a physician order and a simple cheek swab, 18 different genes will be tested, which can predict how your body may respond to over 200 or more prescription and over-the-counter medications! Included in this fee is a Personalized Medication Review by your pharmacist, a lifelong membership to Rxight™, and a greater understanding of how your genes can impact your health. Invest in your health today and call your Bremo Pharmacist at 804-288-8361, ext. 119 to schedule your pharmacogenetic test!