Prescriptions

Prescriptions can be written at the health center and filled at a local pharmacy. The closest pharmacy to the Springfield College campus is:

Rite Aid Pharmacy
126 Island Pond Road
Springfield, Mass.
(413) 737-6294

Daily delivery of medical prescriptions also is available through the following pharmacy. Please contact the health center if you would like to take advantage of this free delivery service.

Louis and Clark Pharmacy
300 Birnie Avenue
Springfield, Mass.
(413) 736-5649
Fax: (413) 736-5099

Medication Samples

A limited selection of over-the-counter (non-prescription) medication samples is available without charge at the health center including cough drops, cough syrup, ibuprofen, and decongestants. These are available with a provider visit.

Emergency Contraception

The emergency contraceptive pill is available for purchase by males or females with or without an appointment. The emergency contraceptive pill, Plan B, is available on-site for $20 payable by cash or check. The emergency contraceptive pill can be taken up to 120 hours (five days) after unprotected intercourse. To make an appointment for the emergency contraceptive pill, call the Health Center at (413) 748-3175.

The Springfield College Health Center
Students hanging out in the Health Center

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