446199 All Other Health and Personal Care Stores

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing specialized lines of health and personal care merchandise (except drugs, medicines, optical goods, cosmetics, beauty supplies, perfume, and food supplement products).

Illustrative Examples:

Convalescent supply stores
Prosthetic stores
Hearing aid stores
Sick room supply stores


Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Retailing specialized health and personal care merchandise via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale--are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing food supplement products--are classified in U.S. Industry 446191, Food (Health) Supplement Stores;
  • Retailing prescription or nonprescription drugs and medicines--are classified in Industry 446110, Pharmacies and Drug Stores;
  • Retailing eyeglasses and contact lenses--are classified in Industry 446130, Optical Goods Stores;
  • Retailing perfumes, cosmetics, and beauty supplies--are classified in Industry 446120, Cosmetics, Beauty Supplies, and Perfume Stores;
  • Retailing orthopedic shoes--are classified in Industry 448210, Shoe Stores; and
  • Retailing orthopedic and prosthetic appliances that are made on the premises--are classified in U.S. Industry 339113, Surgical Appliance and Supplies Manufacturing.
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446199 446199 446199  Convalescent supply stores
446199 446199 446199  Hearing aid stores
446199 446199 446199  Medical equipment and supplies stores
446199 446199 446199  Personal mobility scooter dealers
446199 446199 446199  Prosthetic stores
446199 446199 446199  Sick room supply stores