Time Out Dubai is your guide to living in Dubai. As part of our residents' guide we have information on pharmacies in Dubai, their locations and contacts.
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Most pharmacies sell medication without a prescription, antibiotics included. Some hospitals have 24-hour in-house pharmacies in addition to those in other areas. You will usually find a pharmacy or two near a clinic or medical centre.
Bin Sina Pharmacy Various locations throughout the city, including The Dubai Mall (04 339 8918), Deira City Centre (04 295 4367) and Dubai Healthcare City (04 429 8242).
Boots Pharmacy Various locations throughout the city, including Mirdif City Centre (04 231 6785), Dubai Marina Mall (04 434 2720), Mall of the Emirates (04 340 6880) and The Dubai Mall (04 339 9383). www.boots.com.
Life Pharmacy Various locations throughout the city, including: behind BurJuman in Bur Dubai (04 351 3334) and Sheikh Zayed Road (04 329 1325), www.life-me.com (24-hour hotline 04 344 1122).
Marina Life Pharmacy Open 24 hours daily Dubai Marina, near Marina Walk (04 420 2447).