Pharmacies (Apteekki) in Vaasa can be found in different areas of the city. Pharmacies are usually open Mon-Fri 9 a.m -6/8 p.m. and Sat 9 a.m -1/4 p.m. Every week one of the pharmacies in the city center is on duty Mon-Sat 9 a.m -10 p.m and Sun 10 a.m - 10 p.m.
Pharmacies in the city center:
Keskusapteekki (Hovioikeudenpuistikko 20 - close to the Railway Station and the main Post Office)
Kirkkoapteekki (Hovioikeudenpuistikko 9 – close to the Vaasa City Church)
Vanha Apteekki (Vaasanpuistikko 13)
Vetokannaksen apteekki (Gerbyntie 14, in Vetokannas)
Medicines are sold only in pharmacies and for stronger medication a prescription from a doctor is needed.