2. Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular conditions
3. Motion sickness
5. Ear problems
6. Eye conditions
7. Athlete's foot
8. Foot (podiatric) problems
9. Fungal nail infection (onychomycosis)
10. Verrucas (plantar warts) and warts (common warts)
13. Haemorrhoids (piles)
14. Irritable bowel syndrome
16. Mouth ulcers (minor aphthous ulcers)
17. Head lice
20. Benign prostatic hyperplasia
21. Erectile dysfunction
22. Musculoskeletal conditions
23. Common cold and influenza
25. Hay fever
26. Nicotine replacement therapy
28. Cold sores (oral herpes simplex)
30. Fungal skin infections
31. Scalp conditions
33. Menstrual disorders - dysmenorrhoea and menorrhagia
34. Emergency hormonal contraception
35. Premenstrual syndrome
36. Vaginal thrush
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