East Leicestershire & Rutland CCG do not support prescribing of certain medication that can be purchased over the counter (OTC).
Click on the attached information sheet for further information & what medication it may affect that the GP can no longer prescribe.
OTC Exemption list.pdf Hayfever Leaflet.pdf
As from 01/04/2019 there will be changes in how you are able to order & collect Gabapentin and Pregabalin prescriptions. Please click on the link below for further information.
Pregabalin and Gabapentin information to patients.pdf
Options for ordering repeat prescriptions are:
Post - tick the re-order form and send to the practice with a stamped addressed envelope, please allow 1 week
Handed in at the surgery - Complete the re-order form and put into the prescription request box in the waiting room. If your re-order form has been lost, a hand written request can be made using the forms available in reception.
Via this website -
Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see a doctor, nurse practitioner or practice nurse at least once a year to review these regular medications and notification should appear on your repeat slip. Please ensure that you book an appropriate appointment to avoid unnecessary delays to further prescriptions.
Please allow 3 full working days for prescriptions to be processed and remember to take weekends and bank holidays into account.