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Ordering Prescription Medication Online in South Africa

Renew your prescription online or have your medication delivered with support from our medical team

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The most convenient way to see a doctor and renew your prescription

Not everyone has time to schedule an appointment, fill out forms, and then wait until the doctor can see you. If you need more medication, you can now easily renew your prescription online or get your medication delivered to your home.

Order your medication online

Tell us what medication you need by uploading your previous script or by completing a medical assessment

Medical review

Our medical team will review your request and write a prescription, if medically appropriate

Delivery or visit a pharmacy

Receive a PDF of your prescription via email to purchase your medication from the nearest pharmacy or have it delivered to your chosen address

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it legal to buy medication online in South Africa?

Yes, it is legal to buy medication online in South Africa, but only from registered online pharmacies and with a valid prescription from a licensed healthcare professional.

If I choose to go to the pharmacy how I will receive my prescription?

You will be emailed a PDF copy of your prescription to take to your local pharmacy.

How much will my medication cost at the pharmacy?

The cost of your medication will depend on what the pharmacy charges.

Is there a medication delivery service near me?

If you prefer not to visit a nearby pharmacy, you can opt to have medication delivered to your chosen address by selecting the option.

Can I get a prescription online in South Africa?

To get prescription medication, you must first consult with a medical doctor. However, you can choose to see a GP in person or have a consultation online.

How much does a GP consult in SA cost?

Independent research suggests that the average cost of a private doctor visit in South Africa is around R600. For simple healthcare issues, it may be far more cost-effective to do an online consult.

Can you get a prescription without a GP?

In South Africa, obtaining a prescription usually requires consulting a General Practitioner (GP) or another qualified healthcare professional. They are in charge of assessing your health and determining whether medication is required whether it is in person or online.

Is it legal to get a repeat prescription online?

Yes, it is legal, as healthcare is also provided via telehealth services. The doctor who issues your prescription and medication should also be a registered medical practitioner in South Africa.