Click here to visit SystmOnline where you can book appointments and order repeat prescriptions online.
You can order your medication in the following ways:
- online (simply bring your photo identification to The Limes' reception and we can issue you with a password). Once registered, click here to login to SystmOnline. Note: this service is only available to patients aged 18 and over.
- repeat slips (WHITE PART OF THE PRESCRIPTION) can be dropped into our Repeat Prescription Box.
- community pharmacy (please check the turnaround time with individual pharmacies).
PLEASE NOTE: We do not accept telephone medication requests.
Questions about your prescription or medication
If you have any queries with regard to your medication, please contact the surgery on 01992 573838 and select option 4. Out of practice hours, your community pharmacy may be able to issue you with an emergency supply if it is deemed appropriate.
Please see this link for further information on requesting your medication: A Patient's Guide to Requesting Medication (DOCX, 278KB)
Find a pharmacy
Click here for the NHS Medicines A to Z
Electronic Prescription Service
The electronic prescription service means your prescription is sent electronically to a nominated pharmacy where you can then collect your medication. Click here for more information about this service
Find a Pharmacy
Click here to find a pharmacy near to you
Extensive exemption and remission arrangements protect those likely to have difficulty in paying charges (NHS prescription and dental charges, optical and hospital travel costs).
The NHS prescription charge is a flat-rate amount which successive Governments have thought it reasonable to charge for those who can afford to pay for their medicines. Prescription prepayment certificates (PPCs) offer real savings for people who need extensive medication
There is further information about prescription exemptions and fees on the NHS website
As qualified healthcare professionals, they can offer advice on minor illnesses such as:
- Sore throats
- Tummy trouble
- Aches and pains
They can also advise on medicine that you can buy without a prescription.
Find a pharmacy
Click here for local pharmacy information
Many pharmacies are open until late and at weekends. You do not need an appointment.
Most pharmacies have a private room where you can discuss issues with pharmacy staff.