Pharmacies

Stay home if you are ill. For treatment recommendations turn to the Family Doctor’s Advice Line 1220 that operates 24/7. For safety reasons, prefer ordering medicines from an online pharmacy or ask your close ones to get the medicines from the pharmacy.
Restrictions in force

In order to avoid the spread of the virus and getting infected, to protect the life and health of the people and to ensure the functioning of the society, it is necessary to follow the enacted restrictions and guidelines.

Restrictions in force
The meters of risk level

The main meters are the number on people infected with COVID-19 and the number of people hospitalised. The Government reviews the risk level once a week.

Instructions for how to behave at different risk levels

How to order medicines from an online pharmacy?

  • It is possible to order medicines contact free from an online pharmacy both for yourself and for other family members who live far away or who should not be visited for safety reasons.
  • Medicines bought from an online pharmacy are delivered all over Estonia in up to three working days. You can choose whether the parcel is delivered to a parcel terminal or by courier.
  • A helpful acquaintance or a social worker can also buy the medicines and deliver them to you.
  • If you are buying prescription medicines for someone else, you have take along both your identification document and the personal identification number of the person you are buying the medicine for.

Several pharmacy chains have an online pharmacy where you can ask for free advice on both prescription and over-the-counter medicines.

How to shop in a pharmacy safely?

  • Only visit a pharmacy if you are healthy.
  • Wear a protective mask or cover your nose and mouth.
  • Disinfect your hands, both upon entry and upon exit.
  • Keep Bluetooth switched on in your phone to use the HOIA mobile app.

Last updated: 11.11.2021