NHS Online Pharmacy

NHS Online Pharmacy

We are connected directly to your local GP surgery and the NHS. And because it only takes a few minutes to switch to NowPatient, its never been easier to start managing your NHS repeat prescriptions online.

This feature is intended for UK audiences only

How it works

Step 1

From your account, navigate to the NHS Online Pharmacy feature

Here you will be able to view all of your active NHS repeat prescriptions.

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Step 2

Select the items you wish to request

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Step 3

Checkout and pay for your NHS prescription if necessary, otherwise complete the exemption declaration

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Step 4

We will keep you updated with the live status of your request

You will receive notifications and be able to view updates on the ‘My Notifications’ section of your dashboard.

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