As your Internet Pharmacy, PharmacyKwik can offer a wide range of services and facilities for you and your family.

Dispensing
We dispense NHS prescriptions and will give advice on how to get the most benefit from your medicines. We keep a comprehensive stock of medicines and use a fast and an efficient wholesaler service to enable us to fill all prescriptions promptly.

Repeat Dispensing
We can dispense NHS repeat dispensing prescriptions issued by your doctor. Ask us for more information about this service.

Medicine Containers
All medicines are dispensed in child resistant containers unless you ask us not to.

Please remember: Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children. Our pharmacist can advise you on safe storage of medicines.

NHS Unwanted Medicines Service
Please return all unwanted medicines to the pharmacy where we will dispose of them safely.

NHS Health Advice and Self-Care
The pharmacist and our trained assistants are available for advice on all medicines and minor ailments. We can also give you advice on how to live a healthy life, for example, advice on how to stop smoking or healthy diets. Self Care information is also available on our user friendly website: pharmacykwik.co.uk We can also direct you to other sources of advice and assistance if we cannot help you ourselves.

Patient Medication Records
Our computer allows us to keep records of all your prescriptions dispensed by us. This helps us check for possible problems, such as interactions between medicines and will help us deal with any queries you may have.

We comply with the Data Protection Act and the NHS code of practice on confidentiality. If you want to discuss the records we keep, please ask to speak to the pharmacist.

We provide the above NHS services on behalf of:
NHS Bury Clinical Commissioning Group
21 Silver Street,
Bury, BL9 0EN
Tel: 0161 762 3100

Other Services:

Repeat Prescription Service
We offer a repeat prescription service. Please ask our pharmacist for further details about this.

Medicines Sales
We stock a vast range of over the counter medicines, vitamins and mineral supplements and other health & beauty products, please visit pharmacykwik.co.uk for further information.

Holiday Healthcare
We can advise on medical requirements for travellers, including anti-malaria treatments. We also stock a range of sun care creams, bite and sting relief creams, flight socks and over the counter travel sickness remedies.

We also provide Care Home Services, Home Delivery Services and a Gluten Free Food Supply Service. Please email or call to discuss these NHS enhanced services.

Private Prescriptions
We can dispense private prescriptions as prescribed by your doctor. Please email info@pharmacykwik.co.uk or call our team on: 0161 773 1456 with details of your prescription for more information including up to date prices.

If you would like any more information about any of the services mentioned in this leaflet, please call us on free phone 0800 023 2295 or email info@pharmacykwik.co.uk

Comments, Suggestions, Complaints and Compliments
Our aim is to give the highest possible standard of service. We would like you to tell us what you think about the service we provide at this pharmacy.

If you have any suggestions, comments or complaints please speak to a member of staff either by calling PharmacyKwik on 0800 023 2295 or alternatively you can email is on info@pharmacykwik.co.uk

We welcome any general comments about the services we provide and any suggestions of ways in which we can improve our services to you.

We operate a complaints procedure as part of the NHS system for dealing with complaints. Our system meets national criteria. Our Pharmacist will give you further information.

You may also seek advice from the local Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS). PALS are not part of the complaints procedure itself but they might be able to resolve your concerns informally or they can tell you more about the complaints procedure and independent complaints advocacy services:

Patient Advice and Liason Service (PALS):
PALS,
Care of The Patient Services Team,
Greater Manchester Commissioning Support Unit,
St. James House, Pendleton Way,
Salford, M6 5FW

An independent complaints advocacy service (ICAS) is available to provide advice and support for people who wish to complain about the NHS. Please use the telephone number below to get in touch with ICAS or for further information:

Tel: 0808 802 3000

Our staff work extremely hard to provide you with the best possible service. Please treat them with the courtesy and respect they deserve.

We reserve the right to refuse to provide services to individuals who act in a violent, threatening or aggressive manner.

When we are closed:
When this pharmacy is closed, for any health problem advice and details of other health services, contact NHS Direct, 24 hours a day.

Call 111 or visit: www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk

PharmacyKwik,
Rear Unit, 56 Parksway,
Prestwich, Manchester,
M25 0JB
Tel: 0161 773 1456
Email: info@pharmacykwik.co.uk

GPhC Premises Registration Number: 1116209

OPENING HOURS: Monday – Friday: 9am – 8pm | Saturday: 9am – 7pm
This pharmacy is owned by: Allbro’s Pharmacy Ltd.

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Paracetamol Caplets 500mg (32 Caplets) by Generic Manufacturer
Paracetamol Caplets 500mg (32 Caplets): contain the same active ingredient as Panadol tablets Paracetamol is one of a group of medicines called analgesi...

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Paracetamol Caplets 500mg (32 Caplets): contain the same active ingredient as Panadol tablets Paracetamol is one of a group of medicines called analgesics (pain killers) which help alleviate symptoms such as: Fever, Toothache, Back Pain, Headaches, Migraines, Join Pain, Arthritic Pains, Sore Throat, Ear Ache. 

 

(Packaging/Brand you receive may differ from the item pictured)

 

Directions:

These caplets must be swallowed with water.

Adults and children 12 years and over: Take 1-2 tablets with water every 4-6 hours. (Maximum of 8 tablets in 24 hours).

Children 7-12 years old: ½ - 1 tablet with water every 4-6 hours. (Maximum of 4 tablets in 24 hours).

Not recommended for children under 7 years of age.

Do not take Paracetamol for longer than 48 hours at a time unless advised to by a doctor. 

 

Warnings:

Do not take Paracetamol Tablets if you:

Have ever had an allergic reaction to Paracetamol Tablets or any of the ingredients in the tablet. An allergic reaction may include a rash, itching, difficulty breathing or swelling of the face, lips, throat or tongue.

 

If you take more Paracetamol Tablets than you should:

If you (or someone else) swallow a lot of the tablets at the same time, or if you think a child has swallowed any of the tablets, contact your nearest hospital casualty department or your doctor immediately. Immediate medical advice should be sought in the event of an overdose, even if you feel well, because of the risk of delayed, serious liver damage.

 

If you forget to take Paracetamol Tablets:

If you forget to take a tablet take one as soon as you remember, unless it is nearly time to take the next one. Never take two doses together. Take the remaining doses at the correct time.

 

Check with your doctor or pharmacist before taking Paracetamol Tablets if you:

  • Have been an alcoholic 
  • Suffer from severe kidney or severe liver disease. 

 

Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any of the following:

  • Medicines to prevent blood clotting such as warfarin 
  • Metoclopramide and domperidone (used to treat and prevent nausea and vomiting) 
  • Colestyramine (used to treat high levels of lipids (fats) in the blood). Should not be taken at least One hour before and after taking paracetamol 
  • Imatinib (used to treat leukaemia and some stomach tumours) 

 

Pregnancy and Breastfeeding:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicines.

 

Other precautions you should take:

  • If you see another doctor or go into hospital, let them know what medicines you are taking.
  • Do not use the tablets after the end of the expiry month shown on the product packaging. 
  • Keep the tablets stored below 25°C in a dry place, protected from light. 
  • Do not transfer them to another container. 
  • Keep paracetamol tablets out of the reach and sight of children in a secure place. 
  • Remember that this medicine is for you only. Never give it to anyone else. It may harm them, even if their symptoms are the same as yours. 
  • Return all unused medicines to your pharmacist for safe disposal.
  • You should carefully read all product packaging and labels prior to use.

 

Ingredients:

Each Tablet contains:

500mg of the active ingredient Paracetamol. The tablets also contain maize starch, colloidal silica, magnesium sterate and potassium sorbate.

 

Possible side effects after taking Paracetamol Tablets:

Like all medicines, Paracetamol Tablets can sometimes cause unwanted side effects. If the following happens, stop taking Paracetamol Tablets and tell your doctor immediately or contact the casualty department at your nearest hospital:

Skin rash

Swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat

Difficulty breathing or swallowing 

 

 

Known side effects are:

Effects on the blood: changes in the numbers and types of blood cells. If you develop bruising, sore throats, nosebleeds or infections tell your doctor who may wish to test your blood.

Tell your doctor if you notice or are worried by any of the side effects listed or notice any other effects not listed.

 


Useful Links

Alcohol & Drug Problems

Addaction ADFAM Alcohol Concern Alcoholics Anonymous Black Poppy Cocaine Anonymous Drugscope FRANK Heroin Helpline Hope UK Lifeline Methadone Alliance Narcotics Anonymous National Drugs Helpine Parents Against Drug Abuse (PADA) Release The Addiction Recovery Foundation

Allergy

Act Against Allergy Allergy Matters UK British Allergy Foundation

Babies And Small Children

BLISS (Premature Baby Charity) British Defects Foundation

Bladder and Bowel

Continence Foundation CORE (Digestive Disorders Foundation) Gastroclub In Contact Irritable Bowl Syndrome Network NACC (National Association for Colitis and Crohn's Disease)

Cancer

Breakthrough Breast Cancer Breast Cancer Care Cancer Research UK Cancer BACUP Cancerline UK Colon Cancer Concern Leukaemia Care Lymphoma Association Prostate Cancer Charity Sargent Cancer Care for Children The Mesothelioma & Asbestos Cancer Resource

Child and Teenage Health

ADDISS (Attention Deficit Disorder) Child Growth Foundation Child Health Advice Cystic Fibrosis Trust Children First

Contraception Pregnancy & Sexual Health

BPAS Brook Advisory Service Family Planning Association IVF/Infertility Marie Stopes UK Infertility and Parenting Forum

Diabetes

Diabetes Insight Diabetes UK Non-Insulin Therapies What's Your Diabetic Risk?

General Health and Medicines Information

Consumer Health Information Centre Food and Drug Interactions Medicine Chest Online NICE (National Institute for Clinical Excellence) National Pharmaceutical Association

Healthcare

Care Quality Commission Department of Health MHRA NHS Direct

Hearing and Sight

Action on Hearing Loss RNIB (Royal National Institute of the Blind)

Heart, Blood & Circulation

Anti-Coagulation Europe British Cardiac Patients Association British Heart Foundation Children's Heart Foundation Deep Vein Thrombosis HEART UK Haemophilia Society Sickle Cell Society Stroke Association

HIV and AIDS

National AIDS Trust Terrence Higgins Trust You Choose

Infections

British Polio Fellowship National Meningitis Trust

Learning Disabilities and Medication

MENCAP Mental Health Medication Epilepsy Society Scope The Elfrida Society

Liver and Kidney

British Kidney Patients Society British Liver Trust Children's Liver Disease Foundation National Kidney Federation

Men's Health

Impotence Association Men's Health Forum Men's Health on the BBC

Mental Health

Depression Alliance Hearing Voices Network Making Space Manic Depression Fellowship Mental Health Foundation Mind Rethink Mental Illness SANE Young Minds

Migraine & Pain

Action On Pain Migraine Action Association Migraine Trust Pain Concern Pain Relief Foundation

Muscle, Bones & Joints

Arthritis Care Arthritis Research Campaign Back Care Brittle Bone Society Children's Chronic Arthritis Association National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society National Osteoporosis Society National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society UK Gout Society

Neurological Conditions

Alzheimer's Society Brain and Spine Helpline Epilepsy Action Epilepsy Bereaved Huntingdon's Disease Association MS Resource Centre MS Society MS Trust Muscular Dystrophy Campaign National Society for Epilepsy Parkinson's Disease Society

NHS Information

Directory of GP Websites National Obesity Forum NHS Direct NHS Website Weight Loss Surgery

Obesity and Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders Association

Older People's Health

Age Concern Alzheimer's Society Help The Aged

Oral Health

Dental Health Foundation Oral and Dental Health Colgate Website (Oral Health) UK and Ireland Dental Health Guide

Patients and Carers

Carers for Brain Tumour Sufferers Carers UK Patients and Carers Patients Association

Respiratory Conditions

Action Asthma Asthma UK British Lung Foundation Roy Castle Lung Foundation

Skin

Acne Assasin National Eczema Society Psoriasis Association Skincare Campaign

Smoking Cessation

ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) Quitline The Time is Right

Travel, Medicine and Health

Malaria National Travel Health Network and Centre

Vaccines

APSMD (Info on Vaccines for Children and Adults) UK Vaccine Group

Women's Health

Endometriosis SheTrustUK Family Planning Association Menopause Facts National Childbirth Trust Women's Health Information Yeast Infections