Please note the information below is intended for general knowledge, please read the patient information leaflet and/or the information provided by a healthcare professional for more specific guidance. This information should not substitute medical advice.
Can I get Ovysmen on the NHS?
Whether or not you can get Ovysmen on the NHS is dependent on your local guidelines and eligibility status. It is best to contact your local GP service if you are unsure of whether you can get Ovysmen from the NHS.
Can you get Ovysmen over the counter?
No, you can’t get Ovysmen over the counter without a prescription or consultation. Ovysmen is a regulated medication so all purchases need to have a prescription and/or suitable consultation form completed.
Can I buy Ovysmen online even if I have never taken it before?
A prescribing pharmacist will need to review your consultation form before the medication can be dispatched.
Is Ovysmen safe?
If you have been prescribed Ovysmen then it is at the discretion of the prescriber.
However, all medications can potentially have adverse effects and should be taken exactly as prescribed. If you experience any side effects when taking Ovysmen then you should contact a doctor immediately.
Are there any foods that should be avoided when taking Ovysmen?
We recommend you read the patient information leaflet for this product thoroughly before taking the treatment. This is essential to understanding any interactions that can occur and to take the medication safely.
Can I buy Ovysmen from Boots?
It is generally possible to purchase medication, including Ovysmen, from UK pharmacies like Boots. However, I recommend checking the Boots website or contacting Boots directly for the most current and accurate information. Remember to consult with a healthcare professional before starting any new medication.
Can I buy Ovysmen from Superdrug?
If you would like to buy Ovysmen, you will need to check availability on the Superdrug website.
Can I buy Ovysmen from Amazon?
Amazon does not sell medication such as Ovysmen, as they are not a pharmacy service provider. Always check with Amazon to see what they sell.