Ancrum Medical Centre, Drs. Allen,Thomson and Ip
Ancrum Medical Centre, Drs. Allen,Thomson and Ip


Ordering medications


  • Repeat prescriptions can be ordered by using the tear-off slip attached to your prescription. Simply tick the items you need.


  • You can post the slip to the surgery or hand to reception in person. If you wish this posted back to you , you must enclose a stamped addressed envelope.


  • You can order in person at reception or by telephone on the prescription line (24hr answering machine) 01382 666622.



Prescriptions will be ready for collection after two working days.


We are in the process of setting up a new online ordering service which should be available in the near future


Chemist Collection


Many Chemists will collect prescriptions from our surgery on your behalf.

You should always inform us if you wish your presciption to be put in a chemist collection.

This service can be used whether you order by post, phone, email or in person.



Hospital Prescriptions


A request for a prescription from a hospital doctor or nurse will be ready for collection the following day or put into a chemist collection at your request.


Emergency prescriptions


Any requests for urgent prescriptions received before 12 midday may be available the same day at the discretion of the doctor only. Requests for urgent prescriptions after 12 midday will be ready the following day. All requests will be dealt with as per clinical need.