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The way you order your repeat prescriptions is changing: understanding what this could mean for you

Medicine at a pharmacy

A repeat prescription allows you to get your regular medicines without having to see your doctor each time. Some people currently order their repeat prescriptions themselves from their GP Practice, whilst others choose to use a pharmacy to order their repeat medications on their behalf.

In Southampton, starting in 2020, pharmacies will no longer be able to order your prescriptions on your behalf. Repeat prescriptions will need to be ordered directly from your GP Practice. Find out more about what this could mean for you.