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Serving the Union County, NJ, Southwood Rita Pharmacy & Surgical Supplies has always been family owned and operated. Although our bustling pharmacy and medical supplies business has expanded four times during its seventy years, it retains its small-town, community-oriented vibe. Walk into our amply-stocked, convenient location, and you’ll instantly feel welcome.

Southwood Rita Pharmacy & Surgical Supplies can also be called as  Coumponding Pharmacy nj . It has specially-trained staff does home and hospital calls for fittings. Experts are available in each of the following areas:              

Diabetes Shoppe

Good Neighbor Pharmacy can help you understand and manage your diabetes with monitoring, medications, and recommendations that can help you independently maintain a healthy living. Click here for more information.


Our diabetic shoes, slippers, socks and inserts are designed to keep your feet healthy - today and tomorrow.

Qualifying patients are eligible for one pair of extra-depth shoes and three pairs of inserts every calendar year at little or no cost. We can bill both Medicare and Medicaid for diabetic shoes.


Since 1983, Medicare Part B has provided partial reimbursement for extra-depth shoes and inserts for qualifying patients with diabetes. Medical Supply in nj has medical experts agree that many amputations resulting from diabetes-related foot complications can be prevented by appropriate, properly fitting footwear.

To qualify for Medicare reimbursement, your certifying physician (M.D. or D.O.) must confirm that:

1. You have diabetes mellitus.
2. You exhibit one or more of these at-risk factors:
  • Partial or complete foot amputation
  • History of previous foot ulceration
  • History of pre-ulcerative callus
  • Peripheral neuropathy with evidence of callus formation
  • Foot deformity
  • Poor circulation
  • You are being treated under a comprehensive care plan for your diabetes and would benefit from therapeutic footwear

We bill Medicare for your diabetic supplies and diabetic shoes at a little or no cost. Please contact us.


Come shop our extensive selection of vitamins. If we don't stock an item you need, we will order it for you!

There are times when nutritious food just won't do on its own. You will need a little bit of extra in order to be at the fullest of health, which is why Southwood Rita Pharmacy carries a wide selection of vitamins and minerals.

Capsule, tablet, pill or liquid form, our vitamins and minerals are FDA approved and are of some of the best known quality brands. From Vitamin A to Complex Supplements, you can be assured the products carried by Southwood Rita Pharmacy NJ will help you remain at the pink of health.

Call us at 908-862-2045 (Linden) or 732-283-1711 (Iselin) for further information.



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M-F9:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
Sat9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Sun9.00 am1.00 pm
Surgical Supply Hours of Operation
Monday To Friday 10.00 am To 6 PM. Saturday and Sunday surgical open for cash sales. For insurance only monday to friday .

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We are Medicare Accredited.