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Pharmacist Prescribing Minor Ailment Appointment

Pharmacists in BC now have the authority to make a diagnosis and prescribe medications for minor ailments and contraception.

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The workflow and staffing levels of Common Good Pharmacy were specifically designed with pharmacist prescribing in mind. In B.C. Pharmacists can prescribe for various minor ailments including:

Digestive Conditions

Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Pinworms and Threadworms

Ear, Eye and Mouth

Allergies
Canker Sores
Cold Sores
Oral Thrush
Pink Eye

Skin Conditions

Acne
Athlete’s Foot
Dandruff
Diaper Rash
Insect Bites and Hives
Jock Itch
Nail Fungus
Ringworm
Shingles (Treatment)
Skin Infections (Impetigo)
Skin Irritations (Dermatitis)

Urinary and Reproductive Conditions

Birth Control
Emergency Contraception
Menstrual (Period) Cramps
Urinary Tract Infection
Vaginal Yeast Infection

Other

Headache
Muscle Strains or Sprains

For a detailed list of medication classes a pharmacist can prescribe visit: https://www.bcpharmacists.org/ppmac

Walk-ins welcome!

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