Health Services


Our Pharmacy processes new, renewal, and refill prescriptions. A maximum of a 90-day supply can be dispensed for maintenance medications at any given time. Controlled substances are dispensed at a maximum of a 30-day supply (with few exceptions).

We are located in Building 1434, just  inside of the Main Clinic Entrance and are open Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
We're closed on weekends, holidays, and designated training holidays. 

We transitioned to MHS-GENESIS March 25. Please expect  an increase in wait times and change in hours.  We appreciate your patience.

Services Offered

TRICARE Retail/Mail Order Pharmacy (Express-Scripts)


The Pharmacy stocks only those items that are on the approved drug formulary list providing for in-house medical support. Diabetic supplies are included in the formulary list. Medications dispensed are limited to those items contained on the formulary.

Search the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center formulary
Search the Express Script/TRICARE formulary.

A maximum of a 90-day supply will be dispensed for maintenance medications at any given time.

New Prescription Service

New prescriptions can be sent directly by providers to DoD FT Detrick Pharmacy as a secure electronic prescription anytime from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.   National Capital Region Market pharmacies will no longer accept routine hardcopy or paper prescriptions after 1 Jan 2023.  

Refill Service

Fort Detrick has a mandatory prescription refill call-in service. Any prescription originating at other Military Treatment Facilities within the region may also be called in to the Fort Detrick Pharmacy using the 1-800-377-1723 number,.

Refill prescriptions will be ready for pickup after 2 duty days. Please refill your medication at least 7 days before you are out.

ID Requirements

When picking up prescriptions for yourself, you must have your Military ID card with you. When picking up prescriptions for family members over the age of 10 years old or friends, you must bring that person's ID card with you (or a front and back copy or picture of the ID on your smart phone). 

Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Us




8 a.m.–4 p.m.


1434 Porter St
Frederick, MD 21702

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