Sometimes you or a member of your family will be suffering from an illness and you need either advice or medicines quickly. The Minor Ailments Service aims to support your GPï¿&frac;12;s by allowing our Pharmacy to dispense some medicines for you without the need for a prescriptions.
The conditions covered by the service include:
- Earache and high temperature (especially in children)
- Hay fever
- Head Lice
- Vaginal thrush
- Sore Throat
- Conjunctivitis (Red eye)
- Oral Thrush (in babies)
- Uncomplicated bladder infections (Cystitis)
You will need to have a short consultation with our Pharmacist first, who then decide the best course of action to take. If the person who needs treatment does not normally pay for prescriptions then the supply of any medicines can be made free of charge. Otherwise, there will be a prescription items charge for each item prescribed, unless they are cheaper to buy over the counteries.