The Urban Apothecary® is the brainchild of Talal Al-Hamad (RH), a medical herbalist with a diverse background & unique approach to holistic healthcare. We are a world class herbal clinic & dispensary located in the heart of Bancroft, Canada. Our services include: Professional herbalist consultations, Premium alchemical/spagyric herbal products & Loose herbs, Herbal dispensing as well as Custom herbal formula prescription filling (Tinctures, Teas, Oils, Salves, Syrups).
We believe in personalized synergistic combinations for clients. When you work with Talal as a patient, you can be assured that all your formulations are done with your individual constitution, health conditions and herbal preferences in mind.
But why us?
At The Urban Apothecary®, we are mad about quality. It all starts at the base, which are the herbs. We go through immense lengths to obtain the highest quality herbs on the planet, sparing no effort whatsoever. In addition to our very strict quality standards we place preference on organic, ethically wildcrafted and fair trade whenever possible. During the season, we go out into the field ourselves to wildcraft many of our herbs to tincture fresh at peak potency. We absolutely guarantee that our herbs are 100% none irradiated or genetically engineered. Talal’s background as a chef ensures that absolutely everything smells and tastes as good as it should.
Our apothecarys tinctures are truly in a class of their own. We are very proud to offer a selection of over 200 herbal tinctures, some of which can only be found at our dispensary continent wide. We offer authentic Multi fraction Alchemical Spagyric tinctures of the highest order, manufactured with unique philosophical, Vibrational & Astrological influences. Our medicines are truly alive & vibrant. These remedies offer a more powerful and complete extract than the traditional herbal tincture. We guarantee that all of our preparations are veritable , genuine and legitimate.
Our raw materials for our tinctures include, Artisinal Organic Alcohol and Reverse Osmosis treated well water. Any vinegars we use are philosopically prepared and soured from the plants we seek.
Our herbal oils are equally as premium as our tinctures, of which we over 20 varieties including Ayurvedic Oils. Our Ayurvedic Medicated Oils (Siddha Tailam) are made using a very time consuming and labor intensive process unique to us. This process involves the use of milk, water, oil and herbs blended and processed in a particular way to extract a very powerful medicine.
At The Urban Apothecary – we have worked painfully to curate some of the finest offerings this world has to offer. In addition to oils, we also boost a wide array of medicated salves, teas, herbal supplements, rare honeys, and more.
We invite you to browse our menu, and are confident you will enjoy the quality of our services and offerings.