Repeat prescriptions can only be requested for patients where the medication has already been authorised by one of the clinicians.
We offer an Electronic Prescription Service which has a number of benefits to you:
- Your Pharmacy can request prescriptions on your behalf
- You can request your repeat medication online
- You can request your medication over the phone by calling us
- You can collect your medication from any pharmacy in the UK
- You can collect your prescription when the surgery is closed
Please allow 72 hours before collection.
If you would like your prescription posted, please leave a stamped addressed envelope with us in order for it to be posted.
Ordering repeat prescription over the phone
You can request your medication over the phone by calling us on the numbers below for your respective GP practices:
Stratford Health Centre
0208 555 3936
The Forest Practice
0203 474 6510
Ordering Repeat Prescription Online
You can use the following online services and order your prescription online. If you do not have a login for this, please contact reception and we will print or email your login details for you.
We also have online access. If you wish to book an appointment online or order medication, please click here. You will need to obtain a password to use the online service - please speak to a member of staff at reception.
We also have online access via the NHS App. If you wish to book an appointment online or order medication, please click here. You will need to obtain a password to use the online service - please speak to a member of staff at reception.
Please follow this link to the NHS App Website: www.nhs.uk/nhs-services/online-services/nhs-app
If you have a repeat prescription, we may ask you to come in for a regular review. Please book a routine appointment for your review.
Questions about your prescription
If you have questions about your medicine or your prescription please contact the surgery.
Your local pharmacists can also answer any questions about your prescription. They can answer questions on medicines you can buy without a prescription.
Find a pharmacy
Click here for the NHS Medicines A to Z
Find out more about prescription charges on nhs.uk.
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
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.