Pharmacy self help

You can also contact local pharmacies with a variety of minor ailments. Lots of local Pharmacies offer Care at the Chemist, which means you can have a

consultation with a trained Pharmacist who can then prescribe medicines for you.

Southport and Formby CCG website has a list of participating Pharmacies https://www.southportandformbyccg.nhs.uk/your-health-and-services/care-at-the-chemist/

Examples of things that can be dealt with over the counter are headlice, warts & verrucas, eczema, hayfever, insect bites, nappy rash, coughs and colds, stomach upsets and short term sleeping difficulties