Medicines & prescriptions

Medicines policy/ repeat prescriptions

We stock a full range of medications for all the species we see

Repeat prescriptions for long term medications can be supplied on request – we do ask that you ring the day before the drug is needed in case we need to order from our supplier- medications ordered on Friday may not be available until Monday

If supplies not urgent then you can also email your order

Medications can be posted however a P&P charge will be added

Small stocks of Harrison’s bird foods will be stocked – we will order larger bags and supplies as needed

SUPPLY OF VETERINARY MEDICINES

  • Your veterinary surgeon may prescribe POM-Vs only for animals under their care.
  • You will be informed, on request, of the price of any medicine that may be dispensed for your animal.
  • The general policy of this practice is to re-assess an animal requiring repeat prescriptions every 3-6 months, depending on medication, but this may vary with individual circumstances, and annually for anti-parasitic medicines. The charge for a re-examination is between £12.89 and £22.75 (inc. VAT), depending on individual circumstances.
  • Prescriptions are available from this practice and the charge is £10.72.
  • You may obtain Prescription Only Medicines, Category V, (POM-Vs) from your veterinary surgeon OR ask for a prescription and obtain these medicines from another veterinary surgeon or a pharmacy.
  • A prescription may not be appropriate if your animal is an in-patient or immediate treatment is necessary.
  • Further information on the prices of medicines is available on request.