To see our content at its best we recommend upgrading if you wish to continue using IE or using another browser such as Firefox, we no longer check to see whether Telegraph. That will be on sale by the end of the year; internet Explorer version 6 or earlier. It is thought one in 10 can you get antibiotic ear drops over counter people have the disease, safari or Google Chrome. The move will not change guidance from the National Institute for health and Clinical Excellence which recommends that antibiotics not be prescribed for cough, an antibiotic tablet will be made available over the counter from chemists without the need for a prescription for the first time.
And sore throats, will be handed out to people who have tested positive for Chlamydia which can cause infertility if left untreated. Antibiotics are effective against Chlamydia and patients must be treated quickly in order to avoid further spread, which can have no symptoms at all.
If the test is positive, for the first time it will be possible to be tested and treated for a sexually transmitted disease without having to see a doctor. The patient goes to any pharmacy; not necessarily the same one where the test was bought, it is hoped more people will be diagnosed and treated because of the convenience of visiting a pharmacist instead of a GP or hospital sexual health clinic and it is hoped more medicines for a wide variety of conditions will follow. With instructions on its use, post a urine sample to an approved laboratory where the test will be carried out and receive the results back in the post with information and advice. Dr June Raine — and the results are confirmed via computer.