Prescriptions

Repeat prescriptions will be ready for collection 7 Calendar days after being requested. Do remember that regular (or ‘repeat’) prescriptions are issued for 28 days’ supply of medication at a time (except for HRT and the contraception pill). To order repeat prescriptions you may :

  • Via our Emis Online Services
  • Telephone: Messages can be left 24/7 by calling Eynsham 01865 882879 or Long Hanborough 01993 882784
  • Fill in a prescription request form or tick the required items on your repeat slip – put it into the letterbox provided.
  • Send your request by post, including an SAE for the new prescription.

Any requests made after 17:00 on a Friday or over the weekend will not be picked up by the team until the Monday. Therefore your medication will not be ready for collection until the following Monday.

Prescription Collection

If you have ordered your prescription from one of our dispensaries or the pharmacy your prescription will be ready for collection three working days after being requested.

Please note that prescriptions ordered on Friday morning will be ready for collection on Wednesday afternoon.

Where can I get an emergency supply of medicine?

If you urgently need medication please read the following advice from the NHS:

Urgent queries

If you have an urgent query and you wish to speak to a dispenser, please call the dispensary between the hours of 14:00 & 16:00:

Alternatively, you may leave a message 24 hours a day on one of our answerphone numbers, and we will return your call: