ServicesPrescribing For Minor Illness

Get Your PrescriptionFrom a Pratt's Pharmacist

Pharmacists in BC are now able to prescribe certain medications for 13 different medical conditions known as "minor illnesses". These are medical conditions that are short-term, require minimal treatment and don’t require lab tests. We can assess and help you treat your symptoms with a prescription or alternative approaches and can recommend measures to help reduce symptoms and/or prevent them from occurring again.

Minor IllnessesPratt's Pharmacists Can Help Treat

  • Nasal allergies
  • Oral thrush
  • Pink eye
  • Eczema and skin rashes
  • Painful menstruation
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Cold sores
  • Impetigo
  • Insect bites and hives
  • Tick bites
  • Sprains and strains
  • Urinary Tract Infection

How it Works

No appointment is necessary. Simply come into Pratt's Pharmacy or book an appointment now to speak to a Pharmacist about treatment, including prescriptions, for minor illnesses.