Pendleside Medical Practice

The following products will therefore no longer routinely be prescribed:

  • Antifungal treatments
  • Antihistamines
  • Antiperspirants
  • Bites and stings treatments
  • Blepharitis wipes/lotion
  • Conjunctivitis treatments
  • Dandruff – cradle cap treatments
  • Diarrhoea treatment
  • Ear wax removers
  • Emollients for mild dry skin conditions
  • Headlice treatment
  • Health supplements
  • Indigestion / heartburn remedies
  • Nasal decongestants
  • Nicotine Replacement
  • Simple pain relief
  • Sore throat treatments
  • Sunscreens
  • Teething treatments
  • Vitamins
  • Warts and verruca treatments

Your local pharmacist will be able to recommend suitable products and provide self-care advice.


Further information about self-treating a range of common, minor ailments is also available online on the NHS website –