Over the counter medication

15th November 2018

NHS England have produced a list of 35 self-limiting conditions and minor illnesses that can be treated with medicines which can be purchased over the counter in most pharmacies. Click here to view the document.

Help your NHS and do not take an appointment to request medication that can be purchased over the counter without prescription. Did you know: paracetemol is an average of four times as expensive when provided on prescription by the NHS, compared to when it is purchased in supermarkets or pharmacies! It can cost around £34 for 32 on prescription including dispensing and GP consultation fees. Click here for more information.

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