Bursted Wood Surgery
219 Erith Road, Barnehurst, Kent, DA7 6HZ
Tel: 0208 301 1766
Fax: 0208 298 7735

Can I deal with the problem myself/

If you have a well-stocked, locked medicines box at home you may be able to deal with the problem yourself. Useful medicines include paracetamol and ibuprofen for pain, fever and headaches, antihistamines for allergies and hay fever and indigestion remedy for heartburn and trapped wind.

Ask your pharmacist about which medicines to keep at home.

External Sites

NHS Direct Self Help Guide

BBC Health for information about how your pharmacist can help you. 



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