SERVICES:

MINOR AILMENTS SERVICE

Conditions we can treat are as follows...


Aches and pains

Cold sores

Indigestion

Haemorrhoids

Verrucas

Bites and stings

Colic

Cystitis in women

Hayfever

Warts

Chicken pox

Conjunctivitis

Diarrhoea

Threadworm

Colds

Constipation

Eczema or dermatitis

Thrush


. Please note that the list of treatments available on this scheme can vary from time to time dependent on NHS guidelines.


HOW DO I USE THIS SERVICE?

If you are suffering from any of the above ailments come and speak to our highly trained members of staff. We will assess your condition in our private consultation area and decide which treatment course is best for you.

Our pharmacist will then speak to you and issue the medication which best treats the condition you present with. No charge is taken for the medication issued or the consultation. If we are unable to provide the best treatment for you in the pharmacy we will direct you to the correct health care professional to ensure you receive the best care. This scheme is available to all patients who are entitled to free prescriptions.


OTHER SERVICES


At Durning pharmacy we provide a wide range of services to our patients. NHS services available are:

NHS prescriptions dispensed

Disposal of unwanted medicines

Medicine use reviews

Help and advice with your medicines

Promotion of healthy lifestyles

New medicines service

NHS repeat prescription dispensing

Support for patients with disabilities

Stoma and surgical services

Referral to other health and social care services



We also provide other services which are not NHS funded, they include:

Private and veterinary prescriptions dispensed

FREE prescription collection and delivery service

Support with stopping smoking

FREE blister pack service to help people struggling with taking medication

Sale of medicines and healthcare products

Travel and holiday advice

Please call us on 0151 260 2590 to discuss individual issues in relation to your healthcare.