Minor Ailment

Minor Ailment

Struggling to secure an appointment with your doctor? SarniaPharmacy is here to assist. We can now provide immediate prescriptions for specific medications when you need them. Feel free to visit us; we’re eager to be of service!


Effective January 1st, 2023 Ontario pharmacists are authorized to prescribe certain medications for 13 minor ailments listed below with No Cost for the visit

Here is a list of minor ailments that we can prescribe for:

  • Hay Fever (Allergic Rhinitis)
  • Oral Thrush (Candidal stomatitis)
  • Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Dermatitis (atopic, eczema, allergic or contact)
  • Menstrual cramps (Dysmenorrhea)
  • Acid Reflux (GERD)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Cold Sores (Herpes labialis)
  • Impetigo
  • Insect bites and urticaria (hives)
  • Tick bites, post-exposure prophylaxis to prevent Lyme disease
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Urinary tract Infections
Walk in and speak to our friendly pharmacists about any minor ailments Symptoms.NO COST FOR THE VISIT COVERED BY OHIP CARD