Medicines Information

‘Medicines Information’

These pages contain useful general information about medicines.

Further information is widely available online. Alternatively your local community pharmacist is happy to discuss and give support for minor ailments and prescribed medications.

Community pharmacists can discuss and recommend medicines to treat a wide variety of conditions, they can also refer you to your GP if they feel a further review is appropriate.

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Conditions include:

Fungal skin infections / Flares of eczema or dermatitis / Bites and stings

Rashes  /Childhood infections such as chickenpox / Muscles aches and sprains

Allergy  / Reflux and heartburn / Coughs and colds

Reputable sources of medicines information online are:

Patient information on conditions and medication:

NHS choices website:

Medicines for children:

Medication side effect reporting: