Modern Medicine for €20

About this Service

Our Online Doctor Service gives you a safe and efficient way to get your medicines.

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, people may need to self-isolate or restrict their movements. This service lets you have your prescription dispensed and delivered to you or have it dispensed and ready for collection in the chemist.

Standard Prescriptions

  • The online doctor service costs €20 and can provide a 6 month repeat prescription in many instances.
  • A simple four-step process will allow you to receive prescribed medication quickly and conveniently.
  • If for any reason a prescription can’t be issued the €20 charge will be refunded. (This does not apply to the GP Phone Consultation service)

GP Phone Consultation

  • This service is not for emergencies and may take one to two hours for a response.
  • The cost of this particular service is €30 and is non-refundable.
  • smartScripts will collect some information about your health, medical history, and lifestyle through their online form.
  • As soon as the doctor has reviewed your information they will contact you by phone on a number that suits you.
  • Once the doctor has completed the phone call consultation they’re able to forward a prescription directly to Foley’s Chemist.
  • While this service will do its very best to help, there are limitations to this service.
  • Please note that even if the medical team can’t prescribe medication, the consultation charge will not be refunded.
  • If you have any questions about this service please email us at info@foleyschemist.ie or check out the FAQ below.

FAQ

 

How does the Online Doctor Service work?

  • Select the treatment you require.
  • Fill out the questionnaire.
  • A registered doctor will review your details and once approved, the doctor will email your prescription to Foley’s Chemist.
  • We’ll get your prescription ready for you.

How long will it take?

  • An Irish registered smartScripts doctor will review and issue a prescription usually within two hours. If it is not appropriate to issue a prescription based on the consultation, the €20 charge will be refunded to your card automatically.

How will I know when my prescription is ready?

  • One of our pharmacists will contact you to discuss the prescription and answer any of your questions about how to use the medication prescribed.
  • They will let you know the cost of the medication and when it will be ready.

How do I pay for my medication?

  • One of our pharmacists will call you for a brief consultation on your prescription.
  • We can take payment by phone or we can send you a secure payment link by email or SMS.
  • For prescription collection, you can pay in the chemist on collection.

Can I get a repeat prescription?

  • Yes, depending on the condition being treated, repeat prescriptions can be for as long as six months.
  • The cost for the service is always €20 including single or repeat prescriptions.

Can I get my prescription medication delivered?

  • Due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic, many people are self isolating or restricting their movements.
  • We can deliver your prescription nationwide next day with DPD couriers.
  • We offer a free next day delivery on all orders over €60.
  • Orders less than €60 will have a €5 delivery fee.

What if my condition is not listed?

  • If your condition is not listed you can choose the GP Phone Consultation Service.
  • This service is not for emergencies and may take an hour or two to receive a response.
  • The cost of this service is €30 and is non-refundable.
  • smartScripts will collect some information about your health, medical history, and lifestyle through their online form.
  • As soon as the doctor has reviewed your information they will contact you by phone on a number that suits you.
  • Once the doctor has completed the phone call consultation they’re able to forward a prescription directly to us.
  • While this service will do its very best to help, there are limitations to this service.
  • Please note that even if the medical team can’t prescribe medication, you’ll still be charged for the consult.

Will my GP know if I use smartScripts?

  • This is optional. During the ordering process you will be given the option to share your GP’s information with us.
  • If you choose to do this smartScripts can forward a summary of your treatment onto your own GP.
  • We recommend all patient to keep their GP informed of any changes to the medication they are taking.
  • smartScripts will never contact your GP without your consent or share your details with anyone.

Where are the smartScripts doctors based?

  • The doctors at smartScripts are all registered in Ireland with the Irish Medical Council.

Are my payments secure?

  • All payments are processed using industry-standard protection.
  • smartScripts payments are handled by Stripe, Inc.

The Online Doctor Service is provided by smartScripts.

For more information check out the smartScripts website: