Oral Thrush -Oral Fungal Infection
- 20 min20 minutes
- Lakeshore Road
👅Oral thrush is an infection of the mouth and throat caused by a type of fungus. 👅You may experience some of the symptoms below: - “Cottony” feeling inside your mouth with loss of taste. -White or creamy-white spots / patches on the lips, back of throat, or inside the cheeks, inside of mouth, tongue and / or the roof of the mouth -Cottage cheese-like appearance -Patches can be scraped off -Dry mouth and / or loss of taste -Sometimes it is painful to swallow or eat. -Pharmacists can now assess and prescribe medications to treat oral thrush. -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? If you don't have a valid Ontario Health Card (OHIP), Professional fees apply. -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