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Health

Medical Services

One Stop Pharmacy This well-stocked pharmacy sells bilharzia tablets (if you've been swimming in the lake), as well as malaria prophylaxis.

Mwaiwathu Private Hospital For private medical consultations or blood tests, this hospital, east of the city centre, is good. A consultation is US$10; all drugs and treatment are extra.

Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital The malaria test centre at this government-run hospital, off Chipembere Hwy, charges US$10 for a malaria test. Ask for directions as the test centre is hard to find.

Seventh Day Adventist Clinic For medical or dental problems, this clinic charges US$10 for a doctor’s consultation and US$10 for a malaria test.