Should I see a pharmacist instead of a doctor?

Find out when you could visit your pharmacist instead of your GP.
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Pharmacists are qualified healthcare professionals who can offer clinical advice and over-the-counter medicines for a range of minor illnesses.

The pharmacist will let you know if you need to go and visit a doctor however they can help you with a number of things first.

For information about pharmacies in your area, have a look at:

Local pharmacies

The NHS website has all the information about what a pharmacist can help you with.

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