Your Local pharmacist may be able to help with common Health Problems:
If you have a common health problem, a trip to your pharmacy is an option
Your local pharmacy can help you with providing medication advice on the problems listed below. If they are unable to help treat the condition they will advise you to see your GP.
Minor ailment services
All pharmacies can offer advice on the common health problems mentioned above. Some pharmacies also run minor ailment services that deal with specific common health problems.
“Pharmacies run schemes that deal with specific ailments, such as aches and pains, skin conditions and stomach upsets. If your pharmacy runs such a scheme, the pharmacist will be able to assess your needs, give you advice, suggest medicines if appropriate, and refer you to a GP if necessary,”
As It is sometimes difficult to get an appointment with your GP
please visit your local pharmacy if you have any of the above complaints/problems