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Welcome to the Practice of Drs McLachlan, Meikle and Sneddon

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MEDICINE  SICK  DAY  RULES

When you are unwell with any of the following:

  • Vomiting or diarrhoea (unless only minor)
  • Fevers, sweats and shaking

Then STOP taking the medicines listed below:

  • ACE Inhibitors: medicine names ending in "pril eg lisinopril, perindopril, ramipril
  • ARBs: medicines names ending in "sartan" eg. losartan, candesartan, valsartan
  • NSAIDs: anti-flammatory pain killers eg. ibuprofen, diclofenac, naproxen
  • Diuretics: sometimes called "water pills" eg. furosemide, spironolactone, indapamide, bendroflumethiazide
  • Metformin: a medicine for Diabetes

Restart when you are well (after 24-48 hours of eating and drinking normally)  If you are in any doubt, contact your pharmacist, GP or Nurse

GDPR - General Data Protection Regulations

You may be aware of new legislation coming into force on Friday 25th May 2018.  This new law requires us to have permission to contact you via our text messaging service.  If you have not received a text message from us asking for your consent to contact you, please contact the practice to update your medical record - Thank you

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