Skin Infection "Impetigo"
- 20 min20 minutes
- Lakeshore Road
Impetigo is a contagious skin infection that can happen if bacteria get into cuts, scrapes, or other small openings in the skin. -It is more common in younger children but can also happen in older children and adults. -It can affect face, arms or legs You may experience some of the symptoms below: -Red Bump that change into a blister filled with fluid surrounded by rash -Yellow discharge that will eventually leak out, dries out to form a yellow or "golden" or "honey/honeycomb -colored" or brown in colour crust or scab -Pharmacists can now assess and prescribe medications to treat Skin Infection "Impetigo". -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