Danderhall Medical Practice
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We cannot accept telephone prescription requests
In order to eliminate the possibility of errors in your medication we require prescription requests to be in writing or by ticking the boxes on your prescription request form.
Please post your completed prescription request form (blank forms are available if you do not have one) into the red box that is situated in the front vestibule area, or post through our letter box if we are closed.
We accept requests by fax to 0131 660 5038.
We also accept prescription and fit note extension requests via email
send an email to the following address:
please ensure you include the following in the body of your text :-
*Collect your prescription from the surgery and take it to any pharmacy
Arrange with Danderhall Pharmacy to collect this on your behalf
(PLEASE ALLOW THEM EXTRA TIME FOR THIS)
Provide the surgery with a stamped, addressed envelope and we will post your prescription out
In all cases please allow us at least 48 working hours for prescriptions to be processed
When emailed/posted? When Ready?
Monday before 6pm Wednesday Afternoon
Tuesday before 6pm Thursday Afternoon
Wednesday before 6pm Friday Afternoon
Thursday before 6pm Monday Afternoon
Friday before 6pm Tuesday Afternoon
Saturday Wednesday Afternoon
Sunday Wednesday Afternoon
WE ALSO NOW ACCEPT REQUESTS FOR EXTENSION OF FIT NOTES. IF YOU HAVE SEEN A GP ABOUT YOUR EXISTING CONDITION AND HAVE ALREADY BEEN ABSENT FROM WORK FOR 7 DAYS (AND COMPLETED A SELF CERTIFICATE) PLEASE COMPLETE THIS FORM AND POP IT INTO THE PRESCRIPTION/FIT NOTE BOX IN THE SURGERY OR EMAIL IT TO THE ABOVE EMAIL ADDRESS.