How To Order Medicines & Health Products Online in Sri Lanka
How to order medicines online? It’s Simple.
Sri Lanka currently has a few online pharmacies dedicated to providing you the convenience of getting your medicines delivered to your doorstep.
Currently, ordering medicines online in Sri Lanka is restricted mostly to the Colombo & Suburbs. It is mostly due to the logistical difficulties of transporting prescription medicines.
The only pharmacy at the time of writing this offering proper online ordering of prescription medicine delivery is Healthnet.
Browse through prescription medicines, OTC products, health & wellness products on an online pharmacy that provides hassle-free service across the island. With an extensive catalog of medicines and healthcare products provided on an extensive and easy to navigate destination for online medicine shopping, Healthnet provides added advantages which include:
- Doorstep delivery: No more trips to the pharmacy, with on-time delivery of your medicines right to your doorstep
- Medicine order history: No more scrolling through pages to find what you need. Just check your medicine order history and re-order
- Exclusive offers and discounts: Enjoy free delivery, cashback, flat discounts and other exclusive offers on your medicine orders
The process to buy your medicines online is very simple and straightforward:
- Upload a valid prescription
- Receive a confirmation quote/call
- Delivery at your doorstep
You can simply register to Healthnet, via the register button and once you are logged in you will be able to upload your prescription as below:
Apart from delivering medicines, Healthnet also offers a range of other Over-The-Counter products that they deliver islandwide. These items can be purchased by visiting their online store Healthnetstore
Buy Fitness and Wellness Products:
When you’re doing your best to stay fit and healthy, you shouldn’t have to worry about having everything you need to do. With Healthnet, you can order everything you need to stay in shape and take care of yourself. From fitness enthusiasts in need of protein supplements or health drinks to health-conscious individuals looking for herbal supplements, health food, and vitamin supplements.
Buy Personal Care Products:
Giving your body the care it needs just got a whole lot simple. Choose from an extensive list of personal care products that includes top brands like Himalaya, Durex and Nivea, Garnier. Find products for skin care, and hair care as well as products for more intimate purposes like sexual wellness.
Buy Health Devices & Surgical Supplies:
Good healthcare begins at home. Keep your first-aid kits stocked with a thermometer, bandages, antiseptic solutions, mosquito repellent and other essential medical equipment such as health monitors and weighing scales.
Buy Ayurvedic Medicines:
Searching for Ayurvedic medicines? Avail the benefits of traditional medicine created right here in Sri Lanka and branded imported items, with products formulated for stomach care, liver care, sexual wellness and more.
Frequently Asked Questions:
1. How much does Healthnet charge for medicine delivery?
Delivery is free for orders which exceeds a value of LKR 5,000.
Else, delivery charges for Colombo 1-15 will be Rs 150 and Colombo Suburbs will be Rs 250.
Standard courier charges will apply for delivery of non-prescription & over the counter products to outstation cities.
2. Does Healthnet accept cash on delivery?
You could either pay online upon placing your order or upon delivery.
They have multiple payment methods:
Online Payment Gateway (Visa & MasterCard)
POS Card Machine (Visa & MasterCard)
Sampath Bank Vishwa
3. To what areas do they deliver?
Prescribed medication is delivered to Colombo 1-15 and Suburbs. Furthest cities being Wattala, Kottawa, Athurugiriya & Moratuwa.
Non-prescription & over the counter products are delivered island-wide.
4. Does Healthnet dispense medicine without a valid prescription?
No, the prescribed medication will be strictly dispensed against a valid prescription.
You can get in touch with Healthnet via their hotline +94 112 795 795
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