Practical Information

Danish apoteks

In Denmark, you can buy prescription drugs in pharmacies, called Apoteks. Some non-prescription medicines can also be bought at approved sales outlets, such as supermarkets.

Opening hours

Pharmacy opening hours are normally: 9.30 – 5.30pm Monday to Thursday; slightly longer hours on Friday; 10am – 1pm on Saturdays. There are also a number of 24 hour pharmacies around the country


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