Find out everything you need to know about prescriptions and medicines
Learn about prescriptions, whether you need one and get advice on looking after yourself and your family.
Learn about which medicines you should keep a stock of at home.
Regular medication reviews are necessary to ensure that you are prescribed the appropriate medication safely with the necessary monitoring such as blood tests.
GPs are no longer routinely providing prescriptions for medications and treatments which can be bought over the counter at pharmacies and supermarkets.
Find out about the ways you can obtain your medicines when your GP gives you a prescription.
Here are our medicine policy statements
Here are our selection of patient information leaflets