My medication isn't listed here, can I still get a prescription for it?
Some medications cannot be legally prescribed online in New Zealand. SwiftMed cannot prescribe: drugs of dependence and controlled substances eg weight loss medications (eg Duromine), narcotics (eg Codeine, Morphine), stimulants (Ritalin, Adderall), sleeping tablets (eg Zopiclone) and muscle relaxants.
Any medicine needing a physical examination or ongoing monitoring by a doctor cannot be prescribed online. This includes prescriptions for psychiatric conditions, long term pain relief eg Gabapentin or epilepsy medications. If in doubt, please just ask us here.
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