You can order your repeat prescriptions in the following ways:
Online by clicking on the link at the top of this page
Using a paper copy of your repeat medicines list; this list is printed each time you order your repeat prescription. You should receive a copy when you collect your prescription from the practice or your medicines from the Pharmacy. To order your medicines, tick the items you require on your repeat list and drop the list off at the practice.
Please allow 48 hours, excluding weekends and bank holidays, for your request to be processed. If you normally collect your prescription in the surgery, please leave the required 48 hours’ notice before coming in to pick it up. If you normal collect at a chemist, please leave 72 hours before contacting the chemist to collect.
Special Request Prescriptions
Occasionally we are able to fulfil requests for other medicines without an appointment but this is at the doctors discretion. We require certain information in this circumstance:
- Quantity of medication
- When you last had it
- What it is for
Without such information you will require to make an appointment. Please do not request the following medication as they will require an appointment:
- Contraceptive pill - It is important to check your blood pressure every six months. Emergency one month supplies can be given if necessary.
- Hormone Replacement Therapy
- Antidepressants (unless previously authorised by the doctor)
Please do not call the surgery to check if your prescription is ready as we are no longer able to check if a prescription has been processed.
Electronic Prescribing Service
This practice is set up for the electronic prescription service.
This means that for most patients we can send your prescription to your chosen chemist directly saving you having to come down to the surgery.
To get your prescription sent to your chosen pharmacy you will have to ask reception to sign up.
For more information please click here