In addition to prescription medications, CVS pharmacy sells over-the-counter medications and supplements, personal care merchandise, food and groceries, and baby care items. CVS also carries school supplies.
Over-the-counter medications sold by CVS include pain relievers; antacids; vitamins; cough, cold and allergy medicines; and a host of skin salves and antibiotic creams. CVS carries name brand items as well as store brands in most every category.
Consumers can find a wide variety of personal care merchandise at CVS, including dental care items, feminine hygiene products and all types of hair care products, including shampoos, conditioners, gels, brushes and barrettes. Skin care items at CVS consist of products targeting dry, normal, oily and acne-prone skin; face and body washes; and make-up from a number of companies.
CVS has a food and grocery section containing milk and some other refrigerated items, soups, cereals, snacks, candy, and laundry detergents and household cleaners. Consumers may also purchase household needs such as paper towels, toilet tissue, facial tissue, batteries and light bulbs.
CVS offers a number of baby care items ranging from diapers and wipes to food and formula. The pharmacy also sells baby skin care items and over-the-counter fever reducers and pain relievers. Additionally, CVS sells school supplies such as notebooks, paper, pencils, pens and markers.