Pharmacists are experts in medicines who can help you with minor health concerns.

Pharmacists and their teams are an essential part of the NHS, and are doing their best to provide you with the medicines and advice you need.

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Come to a pharmacy for:

  • Aches and pains
  • Sore throat
  • Coughs
  • Colds
  • Flu
  • Earache
  • Cystitis
  • Skin rashes

Find your nearest Pharmacy

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More information

Whether you live in Dorset or are visiting the county, for any minor ailments please make your local pharmacy your first port of call.

Generally, over-the-counter medicines will help ease symptoms of common illnesses. There are pharmacies situated throughout Dorset, some of which are offering late, weekend and bank holidays opening hours with the majority having consultation rooms available if you would like to discuss your illness in private.

Packets of prescription drugs on shelves in a pharmacy.