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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, and pain.
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I am a UK citizen over from France and am stuck here after

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I am a UK citizen over from France and am stuck here after buying a boat on the Grand Union. I am going to run out of my prescription drugs in about a week. I have a copy of my French prescription but no way of getting back to France. I suffer from high blood pressure high cholesterol and gout which are successfully controlled with drugs , what can I do
JA: When were you prescribed this medication? How severe were any side effects?
Customer: blood pressure 220/90 and the gout is disabilitating
JA: Got it. Have you seen a doctor about high blood pressure?
Customer: not here I don’t have a problem yet
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: no and at the moment I’m fine
Submitted: 15 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 15 days ago.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
You'll need to see an urgent care centre doctor to get your prescriptions