If you are on regular treatment to manage your chronic condition, you can usually order a repeat prescription without needing to visit the GP each time.
The pharmacy needs at least two working days to process and provide a repeat prescription. If possible, you can order repeat prescription a week before you run out of supply.
How you can order repeat prescription?
You get an order form attached to your repeat prescription, which shows your repeat medicines. You need to keep the order form to order your next prescription. Here’s how you can order repeat prescription:
If you want to order for yourself and you are above 16 years of age, you can order repeat prescription online after speaking to your GP. All you need to do is register and nominate an online pharmacy such as Pharmacy Outlet to get started with repeat prescription online service.
Tick the medicines you require on the order form and submit it to the pharmacist in person.
Tick the medicines you need on the order form and post it to Pharmacy Outlet, 40 London Road, Blackwater, Camberley, Surrey GU17 9AA. If you include a stamped, self-addressed envelope, the pharmacy team will post your medicine to your preferred address in UK.
You can call on 03333 222 400 to know how to fax your request.
Online ordering of repeat prescription is probably the best way of getting your medicine. Your prescription will be ready for collection or delivery after two working days.
If you would like to order repeat prescription online, let Pharmacy Outlet know that you would like to nominate it to receive your medication. This will save you time, as you need not require going to the GP practice just to collect the paper prescription.
For your safety, your GP will see or speak to you before issuing you a prescription. You can change or cancel your nomination if you are unsatisfied with the service.