FREER - The Freer Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Medsave RX Pharmacy Monday morning. Medsave RX Pharmacy is the newest pharmacy in town and is located at 111 East Riley Street, Suite B inside the CHRISTUS Spohn Family Health Center Building.

The pharmacy is run and owned by Tarun Krishna Krothapalli, registered pharmacist. This is Krothapalli’s second pharmacy in Duval County; the other is in San Diego.

Krothapalli is young man from the Southern Providence of India who moved to the area with one goal in mind; to provide adequate health care to the community.

Krothapalli comes from a remote village in India. His father is a pharmacist in the village and he taught his son about how to care for those in need of medical attention.

The pharmacy offers home delivery and is open from Monday through Friday. To reach the pharmacy call 361-394-7002 or via email at