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Cadham Pharmacy

Minor Ailments Clinic Glenrothes

The list of what we can treat at Cadham Pharmacy in Glenrothes, Fife, is extensive. We are a modern prescribing clinic that offers NHS treatments in-store.  Therefore if you are looking for treatment for minor ailments in Glenrothes, you have come to the right place.

NHS Pharmacy First Scotland is an NHS service provided by your local community pharmacy. If you have a minor illness, a pharmacy is the first place you should go for advice. Choose Cadham Pharmacy First.

First for Health. First for You.

What we can treat

This list gives an example of what minor ailments we treat in our pharmacy clinic:

  • Acne
  • Athlete’s foot
  • Backache, earache or headache
  • Diarrhoea, constipation or haemorrhoids (piles)
  • Cough pain, nasal congestion and sore throat
  • Emergency Hormonal Contraception
  • Hay fever, eczema and allergies
  • Head lice and thread worms
  • Indigestion
  • Mouth ulcers or cold sores
  • Period pain and thrush
  • UTI
  • Warts and verrucae

You can learn more about what we treat here.

Some treatments are available on the NHS and others may only be available as private procedures. But your pharmacist will discuss treatment options with us so you can make an informed choice.

Why come to Cadham 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, Pharmacy does not have waiting times as many GP surgeries do. Visiting your friendly high street 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 a cough 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.

Cadham Pharmacy is able to offer these treatments because we are part of the NHS Pharmacy First Scotland service. This service is open to every patient with a Scottish address regardless of age.


Visit Cadham Pharmacy, Glenrothes, for our minor ailments service

Visit us in-store or you can Contact us first. 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 Glenrothes community. Book your appointment below.

Book an appointment today

Simply choose the type of service as well as the date/time that are convenient for you. It couldn’t be simpler! Contact our team for more information about our Minor Ailments Clinic.

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