Kemper Drug and Gifts 323 Jackson Ave. Elk RIver, MN 55330 Phone:(763) 441-1353 Fax: (763) 441-9004 Email: kemperdrugs@mcleodusa.net

Kemper Drug is conveniently located in beautiful downtown Elk River on the corner of Jackson Avenue and Highway 10. Kemper Drug is an independently owned full service pharmacy and gift store. Our friendly, courteous staff gives you the personal attention that you deserve.


What do Overfed,
Underexercised Ducks
and People Have in Common?

Fatty Livers!

In Ducks it used to be considered a Delicacy....
In people it is a sign of potential health problems!

What Causes Fatty Liver?

Certain medications, Gastric bypass surgery, High cholesterol, High levels of triglycerides in the blood, Malnutrition, Metabolic syndrome, Obesity, Rapid weight loss, Toxins and chemicals, such as pesticides, Type 2 diabetes, Wilson's disease

Why do I want to Get Rid of It?

It can contribute to high blood pressure, high cholesterol and triglycerides, diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance and throwing a bunch of behind the scenes chemical reactions out of balance .

In more advanced cases it can cause inflammation and scarring of the liver making the liver less able to clear toxins from our bodies.

What can I do to decrease the fat in my liver?

Avoid foods and beverages with added fructose (high fructose corn syrup or corn sugar, agave syrup) or other sugars.

Use Olive Oil or Canola Oil, avoid highly processed vegetable based oils like corn oil and soy oil.

If you are overweight, Lose 5 to 10% of your body weight.

Get regular exercise.

Read our blog about Fatty Liver Disease


We want to help you be healthy!

Our Pharmacists are concerned about more than what medications you are taking! Count on us for up to date health care information that you can use!

  • We are now filling 90 day supplies of prescriptions for maintenance medications for most insurance.
  • We can automatically fill your prescriptions when they are due and call you when they are ready.
  • We can schedule a visit to see if we can make sure that you are getting the most value for your health care dollars!
  • We can also schedule a visit and talk about how foods act as medicines - or how by avoiding certain foods or adding other foods you can decrease the amount of medications you may need to take!

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and When to Treat a Fever

Zostavax Vaccinations
Reduce Your Risk of Getting Shingles.

Please call for more information or to make an appointment. Vaccinations given by a Pharmacist or Pharmacist Intern.
Zostavax Vaccinations for Ages 50 and Older.


Guidelines for who should get Zostavax Vaccine

Zostavax Vaccine Information Sheets

Zostavax Vaccine Release Form

We can bill Most Part D Insurance Plans