The list of what we can treat at Saydon Pharmacy is extensive. We are a modern prescribing clinic that offers NHS treatments in-store so you don’t have to visit your GP for many minor ailments! Saving you time and energy!

What minor ailments we can treat at Saydon Pharmacy:

Athlete’s foot
Cold sores
Contact Dermititis/Urticaria/Pruritus/Eczema
Dry eyes
Ear wax
Haemorrhoids (piles)
Hay fever
Head lice
Indigestion/Heartburn/Tummy upset
Insect bites and stings
Mouth ulcers
Nappy rash
Thread worms
Thrush (Oral and Vaginal)
Warts and verrucae

Some treatments are available on the NHS and others may only be available as private procedures. But one of our pharmacists will discuss treatment options with you, helping you can make an informed choice.

minor ailments

Why come to Saydon Pharmacy for Minor Ailments?

The benefit to you is the convenience of accessing treatment without having to see your GP first. This means you often don’t have to book an appointment. And even if you do, our Pharmacy does not have waiting times as many GP surgeries do. Visiting our friendly pharmacy is quicker and easier plus we open on Saturdays!

Secondly, the NHS benefits. Being able to access treatment for minor conditions through your pharmacy eases the pressure off of GPs and A&E departments. So, you don’t need to visit a GP for hay fever or lower back pain. Or pop into A&E for paracetamol!

But don’t worry. Our pharmacists are clinically trained to provide these treatments. Plus, we know when to refer you to your GP or to A&E. This way you know that you’re in the right place to receive the treatment you need.

We have private consultation rooms available should you prefer to be discrete. We’re a friendly team of pharmacy professionals dedicated to improving the health of the Birmingham community.

Contact us today or simply visit us at Saydon Pharmacy, Birmingham, for all of your minor ailment treatments!