NHS Online Pharmacy
NowPatient simplifies prescription management. With direct NHS integration, your medication records are accessible upon registration. You can request medications, which, once approved by your GP, are electronically sent to us for secure dispensing and delivery.
How it works
- Step 1
Create your account
Download the App or use your web browser to securely create an account using your email or NHS Login
- Step 2
NowPatient connects to your NHS prescription records and retrieves your available prescriptions
- Step 3
When you place an order, your doctor will be notified to approve your prescription
- Step 4
As soon as your prescription is approved by your doctor. Our pharmacists will dispense your medication
- Step 5
Once your prescription is dispensed and checked, it is securely packaged and ready to ship. You'll also have the ability to track your order.
- Step 6
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How to use the NHS Online Pharmacy feature in the app
From your account, navigate to the NHS Online Pharmacy feature
Here you will be able to view all of your active NHS repeat prescriptions.
Select the items you wish to request
Checkout and pay for your NHS prescription if necessary, otherwise complete the exemption declaration
We will keep you updated with the live status of your request
You will receive notifications and be able to view updates on the ‘For Me’ section of your dashboard.
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Do you ship cold-chain or temperature sensitive products?
Do you ship controlled drugs for NHS prescriptions?
Can I track my order?
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How will my order be delivered?
Am I exempt from paying for my prescription?
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Does this cost the NHS money?
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