Pharmacists are trained healthcare professionals, specialising in medicines.
Community Pharmacy teams offer a wealth of knowledge and expertise to patients with minor ailments such as coughs and colds, aches and pains.
Pharmacists' can also help you decide if it is appropriate to seek medical advice from the GP practice.
In most cases you will be able to buy over-the-counter products to self treat your symptoms. There are more medicines then ever available over-the-counter, which you can purchase without the need of a prescription.