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Instillagel is a gel that is used to numb the parts of the body it is applied to (local anaesthetic) and reduce the risk of infection (antiseptic) in many situations, including for people with genital herpes.

Genital Herpes Treatment

Gyno-Daktarin Ovule

Gyno-Daktarin contains an antifungal medicine called Miconazole which is used to treat thrush. It is a vaginal capsule which is inserted into the vagina to clear up the infection.  

Thrush Treatment for Women

Non-hormonal contraceptive methods

One of the most popular types of contraception is the pill. While this may be a convenient method of preventing pregnancy, some women experience unpleasant side effects from taking hormones and may wish to explore other options. 

Contraceptive Pill

Stopping the pill

The pill can be used for as long as you need it. You may wish to stop taking it if you want to get pregnant or if it's causing side effects. If you are planning to switch from one type of pill to another then make sure you read the instructions c...

Contraceptive Pill

What causes cold sores?

Cold sores are very common and nothing to worry about. The main issue they cause is looking unsightly and making you feel self conscious. Many people will get one at some point in their lives however so you are definitely not alone. Let's look at...

Cold Sores

What is an asthma preventer inhaler?

Asthma is a common respiratory condition which affects the lungs and airways, making it harder to breathe. It often occurs in childhood but it can happen for the first time in adults. There are many possible causes and triggers which lead to breathle...

Preventers (Steroids)

Correct inhaler use

Using your asthma inhaler properly could mean the difference between having asthma which is under control or regular flare ups of symptoms. Getting the technique right will reduce the likelihood of your asthma disrupting your day to day life, making ...

Asthma Inhalers

What is high blood pressure?

Your blood pressure is recorded in two ways; how much force the blood is pumped from the heart and how much resistance the blood vessels give to the speed of your blood flow. In other words, how controlled your blood flow is from your heart around th...

High Blood Pressure Treatment