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Over the counter medications

Since September 2018, guidance on what we can prescribe has changed. We no longer prescribe 'over the counter medicines' unless in exceptional circumstances.

Over the counter medicines are medicines which are available to buy from local pharmacies or supermarkets.

This change has come in to place to help the NHS manage its resources sensibly.

The following is a list of conditions that we do not routinely supply medications for. If you feel you may need these medications, please purchase them from your local pharmacy.

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