Frequently Asked Questions - Famasi Africa
Here are some of the questions we’ve been asked recently about Famasi.
What is Famasi?
Famasi is a medication-management service provider. We pay particular attention to clients with chronic health conditions and make sure they never run out of their medications. We also deliver a broad range of medications, vitamins, and over-the-counter medications (OTC). Our medications are sourced from wholesalers who are registered with the Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria and authorized to supply safe and verified medicines.
How does it work?
To get started with Famasi, sign up on our website to start and one of our representatives will reach out to you to get your medication history and your current medication plan. For people with chronic conditions, we require to speak with your physician; health management is a joint effort of all stakeholders and Famasi will work with everyone necessary to give you the good healthcare you deserve.
If you want to be among the first to get access to Famasi, visit our website to get started.
Is Famasi more expensive than Retail Pharmacies?
No, it is not. One of our goals is to make your medicines available at affordable rates. Because we are an online service, we do not have heavy overhead costs and can afford to charge you low rates for our services.
How are my medications delivered?
Based on your preference and the type of medications you take; we sort your daily medications into packets by time of the day. The packets are easy to open and printed with the time of the day the medication should be taken. Your medications can also be delivered in bottles or their initial blister packs if that is your choice.
How often will my medications be delivered?
We fill prescriptions on a 30-day cycle, this is because we understand medications, strengths, and doses may change. Filling monthly allows us to quickly accommodate any adjustments for your next order. That way, you don’t have to throw out medications any time there’s a change.
Does Famasi deliver all medications?
No, please see below for medications we can’t deliver
- Schedule II medications are not dispensed by our pharmacy. Narcotics such as oxycodone and non-narcotic medications like Adderall aren’t available and need to be filled through another pharmacy.
- Compounded medications are not dispensed by Famasi.
- Medical equipment is also not on our delivery list presently.
What if I need other things that are not on my prescription?
We can include vitamins, inhalers, and Over-the-counter medications in your order, as per your request. However, orders for your Prescription-Only Medications (POMs)must come with an up-to-date prescription from your Doctor.
Does Famasi deliver only branded medications?
No, we pay attention to your preferences and your pocket-size and we are happy to provide you with your choice of medicines.
Like most pharmacies, we substitute generic medications whenever possible to help ensure the lowest cost for you. If you prefer a specific brand name medication, please let us know and we’ll be happy to discuss your options.
Can Famasi deliver my medications discreetly?
Yes, we are able to deliver your medications in a discreet manner. Kindly pre-inform us when making your order and this will be sorted.
What’s the catch?
There is no catch! Our operations are transparent and we will carry you along every step of the way. Our professionals are available to answer your queries 24/7. We only require that you pay a monthly subscription to cover operational and running costs. Everything else gets handled by us.
Your journey to a healthier and stress-free medication life is safe with us!
Get started today!