Pharmallama is India’s first full-service digital pharmacy that offers sorting and packing of medication by the date, dose and time of consumption in personalised packets as per your prescription. We enable you to track your medication cycle and help ensure you never miss a dose. Our service is free of charge, you only pay for your medication.
Pharmallama is a digital pharmacy, which means we don’t have stand-alone stores. Our facility is based in Bengaluru, Karnataka from where we ship medication to your registered address.
Once you sign up with Pharmallama, our team of in-house pharmacists will verify your prescription and the medicines ordered via phone, email or WhatsApp. We’ll then arrange your medication into a monthly cycle with all the relevant details printed onto each sachet.
Uploading of Valid prescription is mandatory and what holds good for it to be called as Verified Prescription (Date, Doctors Name, Signature, Seal).
We deliver a wide range of medications including prescription medicines, daily vitamins and over-the-counter (OTC) medicines in various forms. All of our medications are sourced from wholesalers registered with adherence to the Drugs and Cosmetics Act 1940 and Drugs and Cosmetics Rules 1945.
We package your medication in easy-to-use sachets as per the date, dose and time outlined on your prescription.
We can also include other items to go with your prescription, such as inhalers, eye drops and ointments. These will be shipped with the rest of your order.
We can include vitamin supplies along with the medication inside your daily sachets. Most vitamins and OTC medications don’t need a prescription. So you can simply list them on the Pharmallama app dashboard when making the rest of your order.
Certain medicines do not get packed in daily sachets such as SOS; whenever needed medicines and cold storage medicines like (Vaccines, eye drops, aerosol sprays, Biologicals, Probiotics, insulin)
Your medication cycle must extend over a minimum period of 30 days. You can change your prescription or dosage on a bi-weekly basis, provided the information is passed to us with 5 working days’ notice. This helps us to adjust your prescription in time for your next order. You can update your prescription and make changes on the app dashboard, after which we’ll give you a call to confirm the changes.
We usually have default times set for Morning (9am), Noon (12pm) and Evening (8pm) unless you request otherwise on our dashboard, via email, WhatsApp or by phone.
We send you timely reminders, so you never miss a dose. We’ll also let you know when it’s time for your monthly refill. Add firstname.lastname@example.org to your email address book to ensure you receive our email reminders.
Our team of in-house pharmacists will help you choose the most affordable medication for your prescription, as long as a generic medication is mentioned. If you have a personal preference for any particular brand, you can mention it on the app dashboard or connect with our pharmacists.
If your prescription requires you to take half a pill for a single dose, we’ll split the pill in half before placing it into your daily sachets.
There will be noticeable powder in the sachets which is from the tablet during packing process and it’s safe to consume the medicines in the sachets.
Please note: Pills can only be split evenly in half. No other fractional amounts are available.
You’ll receive a refill of your medications at the beginning of every month. Any other pharmacy items that are needed will also be delivered along with your existing order. We deliver your order to the physical address mentioned on the app dashboard. We’ll make sure your order is scheduled to arrive at least one day before your next medication cycle. A tracking link for your order will be shared with you on the dashboard and via email.
Please note: Our services are only available in the Bengaluru region for now.
You can add or change your existing shipping address on the app dashboard, via email or by phone.
Your medicine will be placed into translucent, easy-to-tear sachets sorted as per the dosage in your prescription. The information on the contents is clearly printed on each sachet. This includes your name, the dosage, day, date and time of consumption. Each sachet can hold up to 7 pills depending on the size and type of your medication. If needed, we will produce a second sachet with the same relevant details.
There is an opening at the top of the external box where you can easily pull out and tear each sachet as per your dosage. Each dispenser box can hold between 90 and 120 sachets. If the prescription states that more sachets are needed, we will provide the remainder of your prescription in a different dispenser box.
Your name along with medication details including the quantity, dosage, manufacturer name, and expiry date will be clearly mentioned on the box.
We take just much care for the environment as we do with our packaging. Our sachets are completely biodegradable, doing away with the need for wasteful plastic blister packs and bottles. Our dispenser box is made from 100% recyclable cardboard. To reduce waste even further, the dispenser box can be re-used for up to 3 monthly refills, after which it should be recycled and replaced.
Packaging conditions after received of order by customer needs to be mentioned like: Tamper evident package. Do not accept if seal is broken.
Opening the sachets is easy. Simply follow the steps below:
Please note: We have designed our sachets to open easily, so please keep them out of reach of children.
Store sachets in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight.
Our service is completely free. No hidden costs. No additional charges. The only thing you pay for is the cost of your medication.
With every purchase, you’ll receive an invoice including all customer details and a breakdown of the prescription. We fulfil only 30-day order cycles. The payment must be made online and in full before the order is dispatched. We do not accept instalments.
Please note: The monthly billing amount may change if there are changes in the prescription or the medicine quantity for your order. Also, if you order any medication throughout the month in addition to the monthly order, you will be charged separately. The payment for additional items must be made online and in full while ordering the extra items.
You can view your full payment history with itemised invoices for monthly or ad hoc items by accessing your online account through the app dashboard. We will also provide a billing summary for long-term customers who have been using Pharmallama for a period of 6 to 12 months.
Payments are made on a monthly order basis. This means you can buy the exact number of medicines needed, and make a one-time payment in full before we ship out your monthly supply. This saves you making multiple trips to your local pharmacy, as well as removes the hassle of trying to keep track of all the individual payments you’ve made over the month.
We care about your privacy. All of your information will be kept private and secure, and none of your data will be shared with any third parties.
At Pharmallama.com, we strive to ensure your orders are delivered to your satisfaction. However, in the rare event that your order is unsatisfactory, we are happy to accept returns for orders, if:
• Items being returned should only be in their original packaging i.e. with labels, bar-code.
• Batch number of the product being returned should match as mentioned on the sales invoice
• Original sales invoice has to be returned for processing returns and refunds.
Health products like cold storage insulin injections and surgical are not returnable. Please add the same.
Please switch on & check app notifications for any discounts & on-going offers.
Yes, we can provide generics as long as the salt name is mentioned in the prescription.
We consider order requirements that range from 15 days – 45 days. However, if your requirement is longer, we will fulfil it before you run out of the medicines.
Yes, a doctor’s prescription is mandatory, as we need a valid proof before we process your order cycle.
If there is no valid doctor’s prescription, do get in touch with our team of Pharmacists by contacting on the toll – free number.
If the medication cycle is to be changed between a month, please get in touch with our team of pharmacists and customize your order cycle to 15 days to start with, you will also have to notify the change in medication to our team at least 5 working days before the start of the next medication cycle.
We have a medication adherence system on the app ensure you are reminded to take your medicines on time. Our sachets are made with bio-degradable cellophane material that has FDA approved barrier properties to maintain the efficacy of the packaged medication.
The entire dispensing is an automated process with minimal human interaction. There is a camera inspection system to make sure the right medication is in the right pouch.
Once the prescription is verified, the order will be delivered within 5 days.
Mode of Payment to be done while ordering the medication via the Pharmallama Apps.