DO YOU TAKE GABAPENTIN/PREGABALIN?
From 1 April 2019 the law changed and gabapentin and pregabalin are now classed as controlled drugs. The timeframe for ordering your prescription has changed as have some rules on how the Practice can prescribe. Please see the important information below.
1. A maximum of 30 days' supply is allowed to be supplied on prescription, so your quantity on prescription may have been reduced.
2. If you are taking gabapentin/pregabalin regularly as prescribed, you will need to request a prescription every 28-30 days.
3. Prescriptions might not be issued more frequently than every 30 days.
4. Lost prescriptions will not be replaced.
If you have any queries please contact your Pharmacy or GP.