Repeat Prescriptions

Repeat prescriptions requests can be made by telephone, in writing or by calling at the surgery.

Please allow enough time

Repeat Prescriptions take 2 working days to process. When you order your prescription it will be available after 4pm, 2 working days after it has been ordered. Please advise us of the pharmacy you use when ordering your medication and we will arrange for your prescription to go directly to the pharmacy.

You may obtain a repeat prescription for your medication (provided your doctor has authorised it) by telephoning us on 0191 275 5742.
Our repeat prescription automated telephone ordering service is available 24 hours per day.

Prescription Request Times

This telephone will only be answered between 10.00am and 5.00pm each day however a voicemail message can be left 24 hours a day. We are unable to issue prescriptions at weekends, public holidays or out of normal surgery hours.

Prescription Collection

You can also arrange for a chemist of your choice to collect your prescription.

Molineux Street NHS Centre

Molineux Street
Byker
Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 1SG

08.30 - 18.00pm Mon to Fri
Closed 12.30 - 13.30 on Thur

Appointments and Enquiries 0191 275 5740
Prescriptions 0191 275 5742

Shieldfield Health Centre

Stoddart Street
Shieldfield
Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AL

08.45 - 17.15 Mon to Fri
Closed each day 12.30- 13.30

Appointments and Enquiries 0191 275 5740
Prescriptions 0191 275 5742

We provide family doctor services to Jesmond, Heaton, Quayside, Shieldfield, Newcastle City Centre, Gosforth, Byker, Walker, St Antony's, Killingworth, Wallsend, Longbenton, Battle Hill

All calls to the practice are recorded for training and monitoring purposes