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Closures for Training

On the following dates the surgery will closed for training from 1.30pm and reopen the following day:

18 July 2019     *     18 Septmber 2019     *     17 October 2019     *     20 November 2019     *     23 January 2020     *     19 February 2020     *     19 March 2020

 

Should you require medical attention while the surgery is closed please call NHS 111

Important information for users of Emerade (adrenaline autoinjector)

The makers of Emerade have advised there is a risk of needle blockage leading to Emerade failing to deliver a dose of adrenaline.

The risk is low, 2.3 in every thousand pens, however patients are advised carry two in-date pens with them at all times.

The product is not being recalled.   Published: 16 July 2019

Home Treatment

Remember that you can treat many minor ailments such as colds, coughs and indigestion by keeping a well-stocked medicine cabinet at home. We suggest you keep the following: 

 

* Paracetamol and aspirin (children under 16 and people with asthma should not take aspirin)

* Mild laxatives & anti-diarrhoeal medicines

* Rehydration mixture

* Indigestion remedy (for example, antacids)

* Travel sickness tablets

* Sunscreen – SPF15 or higher & Sunburn treatment (for example, calamine)

* Tweezers and sharp scissors

* A thermometer

* A selection of plasters, non- absorbent cotton wool, elastic bandages and dressings.

 

Remember

* Keep the medicine chest in a secure, locked place out of reach of small children.

* Always read the instructions and use the suggested dose

* Watch expiry dates – don’t keep or use medicines past their sell-by date

* Take all unwanted and out-of-date medicines back to the pharmacy

Self Care Leaflet

 
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