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What are the red crusty sores on the face, arms, and legs?

These red crusty sores may indicate impetigo, a contagious bacterial skin infection. It’s crucial to seek professional advice promptly. If you notice such symptoms, visit Touchwood Pharmacy Slough, Cippenham for a thorough evaluation and guidance on appropriate treatment for the condition.

Can I get impetigo treatment at Touchwood Pharmacy Slough without a prescription?

Yes, you can access impetigo treatment at Touchwood Pharmacy Slough Cippenham without the need for a prescription. The Pharmacy First Service allows you to consult with the pharmacist, discuss your symptoms, and receive appropriate treatment, including antibiotic cream, all within the pharmacy instead of waiting for the GP to give a prescription.

Is impetigo contagious in both children and adults?

Impetigo is highly contagious and can affect individuals of all ages. The bacteria causing impetigo can spread through direct contact with an infected person or by touching contaminated items. It’s important to be aware of the symptoms and take precautions to prevent the further spread of the infection among both children and adults. Visit Touchwood Pharmacy, Bath Road, SL1, our pharmacists can offer both kinds of treatments of antibiotics for adults and suitable for children of all ages.


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