Strand House
2nd Floor
102 Holywood Road
028 9065 6576

Minor Ailments

Research has shown that GPs can spend up to 40% of their working day dealing with minor ailments. For the majority of patients, this can be inconvenient.
Pharmacies are well placed within communities and are essentially an ‘open door’ to the Health Service

Your Local Pharmacy offers free independent health advice without the need for an appointment.

Minor Ailments Flyer


The Minor Ailments Service in Northern Ireland offers advice and treatment FREE OF CHARGE.

If you are suffering from any of the following ailments, you can visit your local pharmacy:

•    Athletes foot
•    Diarrhoea
•    Headlice
•    Groin itch
•    Threadworms
•    Vaginal Thrush
•    Cold Sores
•    Ear Wax
•    Mouth Ulcers
•    Oral Thrush

A consultation with your pharmacist is conducted confidentially. No appointment necessary - just drop in and ask the team about the Minor Ailments Service.


UCA President

Adrienne Clugston, Executive Committee & Membership

Mairead Conlon, Representation Pharmacist

Natalie Mulholland, Administrative Assistant

UCA Office

Ulster Chemists' Association
Strand House
2nd Floor
102 Holywood Road

Tel:  028 9065 6576
Fax:  028 9065 1137


Office Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday 9:00am -5:00pm