How can I request a repeat prescription?
You can request a repeat prescription over the telephone (09-483049) or in person at the clinic. A nurse or doctor will be ringing you back for details. Please allow at least 24-hour notice.
How do I know if the repeat prescription in ready?
We will notify via text, or call. We will also notify you if you need to see a doctor, prior to getting a repeat prescription.
Note: Each GP surgery or primary care practice will have its own procedure for repeat prescribing but the following rules are common to most, if not all. Patients who are well-known to the practice who have a stable condition like asthma, hypertension or diabetes could be allowed to get a repeat prescription for up to six months. Repeat prescriptions are as "a general rule are never given to patients who are not known to the practice unless you are accompanied by a known client of TPH eg. you are in transit and forgot your routine medication There is a blanket ban on repeats for narcotics and other drugs that could be misused. These are strictly monitored by your regular doctor.