New Patients and Medication

Bishopgate Medical Centre does not prescribe sleeping tablets such as Zopiclone Zolpiderm etc. or Benzodiazepams such as Diazepam, Nitrazepam etc. for longer than a two week period. All new patients registering with the practice who are currently taking these medicines will be commenced on a reducing regime.

All new patients who are receiving prescriptions for Pregabalin (Lyrica) or Tramadol from their current doctor will be reviewed by a GP on registration with the practice. This will happen within 14 days of registration.


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