After Your Appointment
If oyu have come by ambulance please let the staff
know you are ready to go, and make sure your transport is booked
for your next visit.
Before you leave, please make sure you have your next
If you are given a prescription
If the doctor or nurse clinician has given you a prescription
for any medicine to take home, you need to take this to The
Christie pharmacy. You cannot take it to a chemist or any other
hospital pharmacy to be dispensed.
Before you leave the pharmacy, please make sure you know when
and how to take your medication. The directions will be printed on
the label, but if you have any questions or the instructions are
unclear, the pharmacy staff will be pleased to explain everything
Prescriptions for NHS patients are free from The Christie
pharmacy. Prescriptions are also free for NHS patients being
treated for cancer from community pharmacies but you will need an
exemption certificate. Application forms are available from your GP
or The Christie socal work department.
The Christie Hotline
If you are having chemotherapy and feel unwell, please contact
The Christie Hotline: 0161 446 3658.