URGENT MESSAGE FOR PATIENTS

ARE YOU TAKING ANY OF THE FOLLOWING MEDICATIONS:-

GABAPENTIN OR PREGABALIN?

If the answer is YES then please note from 1st April 2019 these items are classed as a Controlled Drug

This means:-

This medication can only be prescribed and issued every 28 days

This medication cannot be sent electronically to the chemist and has to be collected as a signature is needed from the GP

Full Details are on the patient information leaflet – please ask at reception or download here – Patient Information Leaflet