Your guide to

Coronavirus vaccinations

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There have now been three COVID-19 vaccines approved for use in the UK. These are the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, the Oxford University/AstraZeneca vaccine, and thirdly, the most recent vaccine to be...


High and Low Blood Pressure | Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

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Blood pressure is the measurement of the pressure of the blood pressing against the walls of your arteries, as it travels away from the heart. It’s one of the 4...


Naproxen | Side Effects, Dosage, Uses

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Naproxen is one of our most commonly dispensed medicines at Pharmacy2U. It’s a medicine which is used to help treat pain and inflammation in the muscles and joints. Here I’m...


Sertraline | Side Effects, Dosage, Uses

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Depression and anxiety are common mental health conditions. Most of us will have experienced them at some point, and although these feelings can improve on their own, sometimes medication is...


What is Ramipril? Facts on its uses, benefits and side effects

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As part of our focus on cardiovascular disease, we’re taking a look at Ramipril. This commonly prescribed medicine is used to help treat several conditions, including high blood pressure (also...


Everything you needed to know about: cardiovascular heart disease

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Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a term that refers to conditions affecting blood vessels and the heart which includes heart and circulatory diseases, coronary heart disease, heart attacks, angina, congenital heart...


Prescription anxiety medication and anti depressants

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Anxiety and depression are conditions which we commonly dispense prescriptions for. Here we’re going to take a look at some of the common treatments used, and how they work. Sertraline Sertraline...


What is a Medication Review?

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Understanding medication reviews Patients who get a repeat prescription from the NHS to help treat or manage a long-term health condition can sometimes be asked to see their GP or other...


What is high blood pressure (hypertension)?

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Roughly a third of adults in the UK are living with hypertension, or as it’s more commonly known, high blood pressure. Although it can go unnoticed for years, persistent high...


Living with high cholesterol

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Did you know that over half of all adults in the UK have raised cholesterol levels? Although the symptoms may not be immediately obvious, this relatively common issue can lead...


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January 24, 2021 at 9:00am
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