If you’re really worried about your child’s health, your first point of contact should always be your doctor. But as well as seeking advice from your GP, your local pharmacy may also be able to answer your questions and recommend effective treatments. You could go to see a pharmacist if your child’s suffering from:

  • Athlete’s foot
  • A bite or sting
  • Constipation
  • A cough
  • Diarrhoea
  • Earache
  • Hay fever
  • Headache
  • Head lice
  • A mouth ulcer
  • A sore throat
  • Teething

For more information see NHS Direct.