Minor Ailment Service

The minor ailment service is an NHS scheme which allows some community pharmacists in Doncaster to provide advice and medication including prescription only medication for the treatment of minor ailments. The consultations are publicly funded for all and the medicines are also funded if a person is exempt from paying prescriptions charges.

Users of the service must be registered with a Doncaster GP and resident in Doncaster.

The following pharmacies are offering the service:

  • Superdrug, 17-19 Frenchgate Centre, Doncaster
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, 40-42 East Laith Gate, Town Centre
  • Lloyds Pharmacy, Rear of 83b Thorne Road, Town Centre
  • Rowlands Pharmacy, Greenfield Lane, Balby
  • J M McGill Ltd, The Scott Practice, Balby
  • Asda Pharmacy, The Asda Store, Bawtry Road
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, 8 Everingham Road, Cantley
  • J M McGill Ltd, 66 Hexthorpe Road, Hexthorpe
  • Sandringham Pharmacy, Sandringham Road Medical Centre, Intake
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, The Parade, Armthorpe
  • J M McGill Ltd, 94 High Street, Dunsville
  • Lloyds Pharmacy, Sainsbury’s Supermarket, Thorne Road, Edenthorpe
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, The Heathfield Centre, Ash Hill Road, Hatfield
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, 54 Brecks Lane, Kirk Sandall
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, 1 Finkle Street, Thorne
  • D&R Sharp Chemists, High Street, Bentley
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, The Hopwood Centre, Carcroft
  • D&R Sharp Chemists, Unit 4, Barnsley Road, Scawsby
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, 221 Skellow Road, Skellow
  • J M McGill Ltd, Sprotbrough Village Pharmacy, Sprotbrough
  • Well Pharmacy, 240 Great North Road, Woodlands
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, 4 High Street, Barnburgh
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, The Martinwells Centre, Edlington
  • Weldricks Pharmacy, 35 Grange Lane, Rossington
  • J M McGill Ltd, 125-127 Wath Road, Mexborough
  • Lloyds Pharmacy, 3 Market Place, Tickhill

To help you these pharmacies can supply prescription medicines for the following conditions:

  • Conjunctivitis (infective) in children under 2
  • Oral thrush
  • Mild inflammatory skin conditions
  • Headlice
  • Impetigo
  • Scabies
  • Threadworms
  • Uncomplicated urinary infections in females
  • Vaginal Thrush in adults


Find a pharmacy

Click here to use the NHS website ‘Find a Pharmacy’ search tool which will list pharmacies near your postcode.