Sterling Long Term Care Pharmacy is part of Astrup Drug, Inc., family owned and operated since 1952 in Austin, MN, which is also home to our corporate office. Today, we have 18 community pharmacies, 3 long-term care pharmacies, and 1 specialty pharmacy in Minnesota. Much has changed in the industry over the past 60 years and we have worked hard to stay ahead of the needs of our customers. We are proud both of our history as independent pharmacists and excited to be a guiding force leading our industry today.

    As part of a family-owned business, Sterling LTC Pharmacy is dedicated to continuing the ideals established when founder Leonard Astrup opened his first pharmacy. The customer is, and always has been, our priority. When you call us, you will talk to a live person who is happy to hear from you and ready to help. We provide:

    • Personalized attention with the capabilities and technology of a big box store
    • Longer hours of operation, twice-daily deliveries and a fast response time
    • Emergency service through your local pharmacy if the situation requires

    Sterling Long Term Care Pharmacy is a team comprised of truly knowledgeable people and we know you’ll enjoy working with us.

    Historical photo of Austin store interior.
    Historical newspaper article about opening of Austin location.