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Information about taking metformin: Inside the pouch
August 15, 2019

Let’s delve inside the pouch to find out the facts about this popular Diabetes and PCOS medication. Metformin is taken by thousands of people in the UK. It’s primary use is treating Diabetes, or preventing Diabetes for those in a... Read More

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Antibiotic resistance: myths and facts
August 7, 2019

How many times have you taken antibiotics when you didn’t need to? Public awareness of antibiotic resistance is growing. For decades, we’ve been using antibiotics in a casual way. We often take them for smaller ailments, like sore throats. This... Read More

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5 tips to manage menopause emotions
August 2, 2019

Stress, anxiety, anger and tears. Emotional symptoms are consuming, in the same way that pain or hot flashes are. There’s lots of great advice out there about managing the physical symptoms of the menopause and perimenopause. This is brilliant. Nearly... Read More

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How to reduce your plastic waste every day
July 30, 2019

With Plastic-Free July drawing to a close, what habits can you maintain to reduce your plastic waste?  Plastic waste is a hot topic in current media, and rightly so. Plastic is hugely damaging to the environment. It litters the oceans... Read More

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Let’s talk about taking Pregabalin: Inside the pouch
July 24, 2019

As part of PillTime’s Inside the Pouch series, we take a look at Pregabalin. Pregabalin is a common medication in the UK. It treats anxiety, epilepsy and relieves nerve pain. Nerve pain can be caused by several common conditions. These... Read More

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A-Z of managing medication with PillTime
July 19, 2019

Everything you need to know about managing medication with PillTime in a simple A-Z. Adherence Essentially, adherence means ‘stickiness’. In pharmacy terms, this is your ability to stick to your medication plan. Your GP will set certain prescription instructions to... Read More

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The facts about taking lansoprazole: Inside the pouch
July 11, 2019

Take a look inside the pouch at lansoprazole with the PillTime pharmacists. We’re answering 12 important questions you might have about taking lansoprazole. What is lansoprazole used for? Lansoprazole is commonly used drug for digestive issues. This drug helps regulate... Read More

diabetes-medication

The key to keeping your Diabetes under control
July 5, 2019

Injecting insulin, eating properly and constantly thinking about your blood sugar levels. It’s a lot. Managing your Diabetes is a complex task. It takes a lot of mental effort and planning to stay on top of things. In the midst... Read More

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Practical ways of helping a loved one with medication
July 4, 2019

When someone you love is dealing with an illness, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by their needs. Quite often, medication can be the biggest challenge. Medication management Managing multiple medications can be difficult. Unfortunately, medication management is a big problem... Read More