Requests for repeat prescriptions should be made in writing either in person, or by post. We also offer online service which you can order repeat prescriptions online.
Please allow 3 working days for prescriptions to be prepared. For any queries please phone between 10am – 12.30 or 1.15 – 4pm on 01582 349889
Requests for urgent prescriptions will be ready to be collected by 5pm on the same day. These need to be requested in person and are strictly for emergency situations.
We do not accept prescription requests from pharmacies.
A GP, nurse or pharmacist will generally not give you a prescription for over-the-counter (OTC) medicines for a range of minor health conditions.
Instead, OTC medicines are available to buy in a pharmacy or supermarket.
For more information regarding over the counter medication and what illnesses this relates too, please use this link: https://www.nhs.uk/common-health-questions/medicines/why-cant-i-get-prescription-over-counter-medicine/