Minor Ailment Scheme

If you do not pay for prescriptions, you are eligible for the Minor Ailment Scheme. This is a free service provided by local pharmacies. If you have any of the following medical problems, you can go to the pharmacy and be seen on the same day for treatment:

Athlete’s foot
Insect bites/stings
Constipation
Mouth ulcers
Cough
Sore throat
Cystitis
Sprains/strains
Diarrhoea
Teething
Earache
Threadworm
Fever
Upper respiratory tract infection
Hayfever/allergic rhinitis/allergies
Vaginal thrush
Head lice
Verrucas
Indigestion
Warts

Please ask at reception for further details.