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Send Prescription Pharmacy
Is it possible for my local medical centre to fax/send my prescription to a pharmacy near me, or must I hand over a physical copy to the pharmacist?
Yes: Your GP may be able to do this for some things but not all. Best to check with them ...Read more
Did you send my prescription to the pharmacy for the cipro 250mg. For uti they claim they have not received it yet. We had a virtual online consult around 12:20pm. I didn't know if you send your scripts in right away. How do I get in touch dr amico??
This needs to be: Done on healthtap prime.Get a more detailed answer ›
I was told to take doxycycline for my chalymidia, but how do you guys give me meds?? Do the doctors on here send a prescription to my pharmacy?
Go to your doctor: If you find a doctor located in your state on HealthTap they can send a prescription to your pharmacy. Get your sexual partner treated also. ...Read more
I am waiting on my prescription to be sent. When can I expect it? He said he would send it to the pharmacy I had on file
Call the pharmacy:
Please call the pharmacy to ensure they received the prescription.
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Hi went to kroger pharmacy in providence market as selected by me. They say they have not recieved any prescription. Could you please send that again?
Which Doctor?: Did the doctor see you concierge service? ...Read more
Just had a doctor send me in a prescription, can anyone tell me how long it takes, my pharmacy does not have it yet?
Should be immediate: Sometimes it can be a bit delayed if the pharmacist doesn't check messages. ...Read more
Just had a doctor from this site, send me in a prescription. My pharmacy does not have it yet. Does it take some time.??
Yes: Give it at least 60-90 mins, then check back. ...Read more
Is it legal for a doctor to directly sell a medication to you (instead of sending you to a pharmacy with the prescription)?
Yes but ethical?: It is legal but there are ethical issues. Doctors often do it to make more money. It can be more convenient (avoid a trip to the pharmacy), but it can encourage overprescribing too. If your doc is doing a lot of it, and if it involves a lot of expensive medications, while avoiding the generics, it may suggest a problem. ...Read more
Hi doctor, thank you for sending prescription. Apparently the instructions were not clear bc it says take one pill twice a day but prescription was only for one pill. Can you please call the pharmacy to clarify or send in New adjusted prescription? Thank
See answer: You won't be able to reach you Dr on this Q & A site. You can call Health Tap who can help you. Or you can reconsult the physician you spoke with. ...Read more
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This a public forum, there is no record here who you are, and what medicine you were giving.
you need to send the request directly to the doctor inbox consult, they will be able to see it and respond, or talk directly to the support staff, they will be able to get in touch with the doctor, and take care of the problem. Good luck ...Read more
Dr. Patel was suppose to order two prescriptions @ Walgreen's pharmacy... at noon today. To no avail.???
Prescription: Ask your pharmacist to spot you a few pills if it is your regular medication, or call your doctors service and remind them. ...Read more
What happens if you lose a bottle of recently filled prescription medication, can the pharmacy replace it?
How do I get help paying for a prescription? I live in oregon, and my medication is so expensive. What about online pharmacies?
Be careful: Many online pharmacies operate outside the us and their products may be questionable. Depending on the medication, many drug manufacturers do have programs to assist patients who have difficulty with the high costs. These are usually "branded" drug companies. You may also discuss with your physician using less expensive generic drugs for your condition (s). ...Read more
Are Tri-Nessa and Tri-Spirentic the same? Not sure if it was change in pharmacy or mistake on prescription but I am now on Tri-Nessa instead of T-S.
Why aren't prescription medications prepared in advance? Why do pharmacies prepare them? How do they have the training to do so? I thought they simply require you to have a prescription and simply sell you the medicine and that is it?
Some: Some prescriptions (such as liquid suspensions) need to be mixed when you pick them up because they will lose strength a couple weeks after the water is added. Other times pills need to be counted. In all cases an individual label needs to be generated with your specific instructions and the pharmacist needs to verify that the medication is not something you are allergic to or something that you can't take with your other medications. ...Read more
Uncommon: Docs occasionally write the wrong dose or write with bad handwriting so that the item is misread. Pharmacists can pick the wrong item off the shelf or mislabel the drugs. These are becoming less frequent in this age of electronic e - prescribing. All in all mistakes in this arena are very uncommon. ...Read more
No: Though there are many herbals that claim effectiveness, most of the time they will not be appropriate and have many side effects. Don't take anything without first talking it over with your physician. THIS CAN BE DANGEROUS ...Read more
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They usually hold it for few days, they call you also few times
once few days are passed then you need to reorder. ...Read more
My pharmacy has still not received a prescription from you. Are you able to call it in soon today so I can pick it up?
CAll support: Call or e-mail support at Prime and they can figure out what happened. I will notify some people at my end. Hope it gets resolved! ...Read more
Hello, I ordered my prescription through an online, deliver to my home pharmacy service that my insurance recommended. My prescription is for Advair?
Please clarify: Not sure what your question is. Consider re-submitting and clarifying. Thanks. ...Read more
It's a moral issue. Prescribed forteo prescription written for three months. Pharmacy refused to fill as written saying they lose $" dispensed monthly raises my?
Prescription woes: Most three month supplies of medications need to be mailed in, with most health insurances. Even if the prescription is written for 3 months, the pharmacies seem to only fill for a maximum of 30 days. ...Read more
Professional: Judgement is used. If the medicine is a controlled substance, early refills are less likely. If not the pharmacist should document why he/she is filling it early. Sometimes the limiting factor is the insurance company - they may not pay early. The important thing is to have appropriate communication with your pharmacy. ...Read more
Can't: In the U.S. you cannot. It is required by federal law to have a prescription. Trying to get it, including from overseas into the U.S., without a prescription would put you at risk of getting in trouble with the DEA. Any pharmacy that tries to get you this med without a prescription may get prosecuted by the U.S Justice Dept if caught. ...Read more
What can I do if my prescription is going to run out and I'm overseas. Can the pharmacy mail it to me?
Depends: It depends on several things. First, you have to make sure the pharmacy is willing to do so. Second, narcotics cannot be mailed, at least in/from the United States. Third, you would have to check with authorities or the postal system in the country you are in to make sure drugs can be mailed there. ...Read more
We are at the pharmacy for children Stella Hibble and Kyra Brent-white. No sign of prescriptions. Please help. 720-210-4949?
Wrong site: You have submitted a question about meds to the public site. There are never any treatments provided through this platform. If you use HT Prime, you must submit your question to your provider at that site. ...Read more