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Prescription Requests
Please Note: From 28th September 2020 you will have to order repeat medication directly via your GP practice, not via your pharmacy or medical equipment supplier.  
We are no longer accepting telephone requests for prescriptions.  Please use one of the available apps i.e. patient access, you can mail your request to the surgery remember to address it to Abbey Road Surgery.  We have a drop of box in the main entrance of the building, please use the intercom for access or you can email your request to mbccg.prescriptionsabbeyroadsurgery@nhs.net please dont forget to include your name, DOB & with all requests please nominate your chosen chemist for collection.

Patient Access
Patient Access connects you to local health services when you need them most. Book GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions and discover local health services for you or your family via your mobile or home computer.  Register for patient access HERE

GP and Nurse appointments are available at evenings, weekends, and Bank Holidays
These are available via Cumbria Health on Call.  To book an appointment, speak to your GP practice or call 03000 247 247.

 Antibiotics


STOP! Are they really needed?

You will only be prescribed short courses at appropriate doses.

If you are suffering from on of the following:

  • Sore throat
  • Cold or Flu
  • Dry or chesty cough
  • Earache
  • Catarhh

You will not be prescribed an antibiotic for these treatments.

Prescribing antibiotics inapropriately will only cause problems in the future. Taking antibiotics for the wrong reasons such as against cold or flu has no benefit for you. It can even cause resistance to some antibiotics you take in the future.

If you are suffering from any the above illnesses you should:

  • Drink plenty of fluid
  • Get some rest


Ask your local pharmacist for advice and guidance regarding over the counter remedies 


Should you feel your symptoms are not improving  and you require futher advice or guidance please contact the surgery. 

Futher information can be found here. 

 
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