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Help! Come away for a few days and forgotten DD's Ranitidine - what can I do?

(4 Posts)
scampidoodle Sat 11-May-13 20:22:30

Can anyone advise me what to do about this?
She's only 15 weeks so I don't hold out any hope of a pharmacist selling it to me for DD, if I tell them it's for her. Do I have to ask for it or would it be out on the shelves?
Am I looking for Zantac?

lyndie Sat 11-May-13 20:28:19

They would have tablets but not the baby stuff. You could get a script from Out of Hours or register locally as a temporary resident to get a script. Or your own GP could fax one on Monday if you phone them. Does she definitely need it? If its just a few days she may be ok?

Sirzy Sat 11-May-13 20:36:22

I would contact the OOH or walk in centre where you are, they should be able to sort something for you

scampidoodle Sat 11-May-13 20:43:26

Thanks. I don't think her reflux is too bad but we forgot a middle of the day dose, one day when we were all out of routine and I thought she was a bit bothered by the end of the day (athough that could have been my imagination).
Thought I might be able to buy it but will try and find out how to access OOH here tomorrow.

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