Certain products no long available on prescription in Kirklees

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Following on from the recent “Talk Health Kirklees” public consultation, NHS Greater Huddersfield and NHS North Kirklees CCGs have agreed to stop the routine prescribing of Certain products are no longer available on

SCRIPTprescription in Kirklees including:

  • sunscreen for skin protection from UV radiation
  • emollients (moisturisers) for minor skin

conditions

  • soya and thickened infant formula
  • gluten-free food

These products are widely available at local shops and supermarkets.

Your local pharmacist will be able to advise you on the best product to meet your specific needs or visit www.nhs.uk for general health advice.

Download a patient information leaflet here: 7715 NHS Advice to Patients Flyer_Proof5

no longer available on prescription