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Prescriptions Information for Patients


Please note that in the interests of patient and public health and safety:

  • All medication is issued at the discretion of a Doctor.
  • Prescriptions are not handed to minors or unauthorized persons
  • We now offer online ordering of repeat medication via Patient Online Access to apply please speak to reception. 
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Requests for repeat medication should be made using the re-order sheet from your previous prescription.



48 hours notice is required

(allowing for weekends)

  • Requests for repeat medication should be placed in the box situated on the wall by the reception desk.
  • Postal requests must include stamped addressed envelopes. Prescriptions will be sent out within 48 hours of the request being received at the surgery.
  • Telephone requests will only be accepted from housebound patients.

You may choose to have your prescriptions collected by your local chemist, in which case please inform the receptionist of the name and address of the preferred chemist.








Patients must state clearly all signs and symptoms of illness.


Requests for acute medication are dealt with according to urgency.