This is a free service that we offer. We use the Suremed system. There are two options: weekly packs or monthly packs.
When patients use medication boxes there are many advantages: They act as a reminder when to take their medicines and therefore increase compliance. It simplifies medication taking when a patient is on a lot of medicines. It also improves safety.
The GP has to write “dispense Weekly” on the prescription and 24 hours’ notice needs to be given to the pharmacy to allow time to prepare for you.