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My grandad has another UTI his gp have no appointments

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My grandad has another UTI his gp have no appointments tomorrow can I get a prescription through here?
Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: Aspirin daily
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Allergic to trimethorprin . He self catheterises twice a day

I would suggest two options:

- Call the GP tomorrow morning and ask for an urgent appointment (same-day appointment slots open up every morning and they also have a duty of care to attend to urgent problems affecting their patients).

- Obtain Nitrofurantoin for on online pharmacy. With Superdrug you can usually collect it from a local branch within 24 hours (order it here).

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Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Thanks very much yes it does

You’re very welcome, all the best.

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