Over The Counter Medication

Over The Counter Medication

Self-limiting conditions

1.Probiotics

 

2.Vitamins

3. Acute sore throat 4

 

4. Infrequent cold sores of the lip 4

 

5. Conjunctivitis 5

 

6. Coughs and colds and nasal congestion 5

 

7. Cradle cap (seborrhoeic dermatitis – infants) 6

 

8. Haemorrhoids 6

 

9. Infant colic 7

 

 

10. Mild cystitis 7

 

Minor illnesses suitable for self care

 

 

11. Mild irritant dermatitis 8

 

12. Dandruff 8

 

13. Diarrhoea (Adults only) 9

 

14. Dry eyes/sore (tired) eyes 9

 

15. Earwax 10

 

16. Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) 10

 

17. Head lice 10

 

18. Indigestion and heartburn 11

 

19. Infrequent constipation 12

 

20. Infrequent migraine 13

 

21. Insect bites and stings 14

 

22. Mild acne 14

 

23. Mild dry skin 14

 

24. Sunburn due to excessive sun exposure 15

 

25. Sun protection 15

 

26. Mild to moderate hay fever/allergic rhinitis 16

 

27. Minor burns and scalds 18

 

28. Minor conditions associated with pain 19

 

29. Mouth ulcers 20

 

30. Nappy rash 20

 

31. Oral thrush 21

 

32. Prevention of dental caries (dental decay) 21

 

33. Ringworm/Athletes foot 21

 

34. Teething/mild toothache 22

 

35. Threadworms 23

 

36. Travel sickness 23

 

37. Warts and verrucae 24