Insect Bites, Hives
- 20 min20 minutes
- Lakeshore Road
🕷-They are the result of an allergic reaction to insect bites or other things you may be allergic to. 🕷You may experience some of the symptoms below: -Hives are raised patches of skin that are very itchy. -Small bump or blister. -May feel pain, itching, redness or swelling. -Feeling of a sharp burning pain which can sting. ❌Sometimes hives occur as part of a more serious allergic reaction. ❌Go to emergency if you are experiencing any symptoms of a serious reaction such as: • Difficulty breathing or wheezing • Swelling of face, mouth or throat • Feeling dizzy or lightheaded, or fainting • Skin that is cool, moist, and unusually pale -Pharmacists can now assess and prescribe medications to treat insect bites, hives. -This is not to replace physicians, but it will help to reduce workload and wait times to see a doctor for major ailments. -This service is covered by OHIP = Ontario health card (Do not have a health card? There is a fee for that service). -Please book an appointment online. -Appointment options will be in person, virtually, over the phone. -Please note, registering for this service does not guarantee a prescription. -Your pharmacist will assess if they can prescribe a treatment option or if a referral to a physician may be necessary.
✅To ensure the safety of yourself and other visitors 🙏Please don’t come to the pharmacy if you feel unwell , if you have been in contact with someone who had Covid , we will be more than happy to reschedule your appointment. ✅Please wear a mask. ✅Please let us know if you no longer need this appointment as soon as you can so we can ensure someone else can get their vaccine 🙏
Brant Lakeshore Pharmacy & Purolator Shipping Center, Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON, Canada