Pharmacy

Pharmacy

Your local high street pharmacy can provide confidential, expert advice and treatment for a range of common illnesses and complaints, without having to wait for a GP appointment.

Some of the things pharmacies can help with include:

  • Aches
  • Pains
  • Stopping smoking
  • Emergency contraception
  • Medicines advice
  • Hay fever
  • Coughs
  • Colds
  • Diarrhoea
  • Allergies
  • Skin conditions
  • Flu jabs.

Your local high street pharmacy (sometimes called a chemist) can provide confidential, expert advice and treatment for a range of common illnesses and complaints, without having to wait for a GP appointment or go to the Emergency Department.

Pharmacies can help with a whole range of services including stopping smoking, emergency contraception, medicines advice, hay fever, allergies, skins conditions and flu jabs. You do not need an appointment to see a pharmacist.

Where?

To find your local pharmacist including details of opening hours:

Pharmacies with extended opening times

Christmas and New Year bank holiday opening times 2016

acrobat Cambridge and Peterborough
acrobat Northampton
acrobat East and North Hertfordshire

You can find further areas here.

Related links

Arrow Prescription Costs
Arrow What to expect from your pharmacist

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