Order a Repeat Prescription

 

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If you think you need a new prescription, please speak to your doctor.

To request a repeat prescription please telephone 02476 246072, or download the NHS App.

Please allow at least 48 hours before visiting your collection point.

We can only process requests for repeat prescriptions – if you require a new medication you will need to book an appointment or speak to one of our doctors on the telephone.

Information about Repeat Prescriptions

  • Repeat prescriptions are normally for patients with long-term conditions who receive regular treatment.
  • Your doctor will explain the repeat prescription system upon beginning regular treatment.
  • You can order a repeat prescription in one of the following ways: by telephoning 02476 246072 or by downloading the NHS App
  • Please provide the exact drug names wherever possible.
  • Please allow at least 48 hours after submitting your request before collecting your prescription from the surgery or your chosen chemist.
  • Your doctor will review all repeat prescriptions regularly.
  • Patients with some chronic illnesses such as diabetes, hypertension, heart disease and asthma will be seen regularly for monitoring of their condition.
  • Please tell us of any changes to your repeat prescription list made at the hospital or if you stop any medication by yourself
  • Do not stockpile unwanted drugs at home – return them to your chemist