Find a pharmacist in Ghent.
In Belgium, medication and certain health products are only for sale in pharmacies, whereas they can be sold in drugstores and supermarkets abroad.
- Pharmacies are usually closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
- A limited number of pharmacists are on duty during the weekend and at night for patients in urgent need of medication. In that case, however, an extra fee will be charged.
- A list of pharmacists that are on duty at night and in the weekend is displayed at every (closed) pharmacist.
- You can also call the 'apotheek van wacht' between 22 pm and 9 am at the central number 0903 99 000 to find out which pharmacist is on duty. Attention: calls cost 1.50 euro/minute.