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Prescriptions image Prescriptions

Where possible, please use the computer prescription request attached to your last prescription. 

Repeat prescriptions can be requested by:

  • online access
  • calling in to the surgery (a form is provided on reception)
  • post (please enclose a stamped addressed envelope

Do not telephone for repeat prescription requests, as we do not offer repeats by telephone.

Please allow 48 hours, excluding weekends and Bank Holidays, for your request to be processed. Any problems please telephone the surgery.

At intervals, you will be asked to see the doctor for a medication review. Some drugs will not normally be given by repeat prescription, for safety reasons, and requests may need to be discussed with the doctor.

Certain medicines that were started by the Hospital (eg warfarin, drugs affecting the immune system) require regular blood test monitoring.  The doctor cannot issue prescriptions without up to date results, please speak to a GP if this applies to you.

We are now able to send prescriptions electronically to a pharmacy that you choose, please speak to reception for more information or your local pharmacist.

Please Note: If you are expecting an NHS prescription having attended a private doctor please read this NHS notification.

Please allow 48 working hours before collection (for requests left before 12 noon.