NHS Service

My child seems under the weather and has an earache. Could it be Otitis Media, and can I get help at Touchwood Pharmacy Streatham?

We understand earaches can be concerning for parents. While we can’t diagnose, our pharmacists at Touchwood Pharmacy Streatham can assess your child’s symptoms through the Pharmacy First service. If your child is between 1 and 18 years old and their earache is less than 72 hours old, we can provide prompt treatment include antibiotics where appropriate.

I'm based in Clapham, can I still visit your Touchwood Pharmacy branch is Streatham for help without being registered there?

Certainly! Whether its Clapham, Norbury, Tooting, West Norwood, Wandsworth or Mitcham, you will always be welcome to Touchwood Pharmacy and have access to our Pharmacy First Acute Otitis Media service.

Can I avoid a separate GP visit for antibiotic ear drops for my child's earache (otitis media)?

While antibiotic ear drops do require a prescription, our pharmacist can now issue a prescription. The Pharmacy First service at Touchwood Pharmacy Streatham makes things much simpler. During the assessment, our pharmacist will examine your child’s ear and, if antibiotics are deemed necessary, our expert pharmacist will issue a prescription right there. No extra GP appointment needed, saving you precious time and hassle.


Call today or book your appointment online for Pharmacy First Earache Service Streatham Touchwood Pharmacy