97 Cornerstone Drive, Cary NC 27519 (Stone Creek Village)

Prescription Refill Policy

Medications for acute conditions like strep throat, skin infections, or ear infections cannot be refilled without an office visit to determine if a refill is needed.

To refill a chronic (long-term) medication: (For example asthma, allergy, and eczema medications, and oral contraceptives) Contact your pharmacy to request a refill. If your child has been seen for that condition within the past year we can usually refill that medication, however, some conditions require more frequent follow-ups to determine if a refill is appropriate. If your child has not been seen for the condition being treated within the necessary time frame, we can often refill a temporary supply to prevent running out of medicine if a follow-up appointment is scheduled at the time of the request.

To refill a medication while out of town: Call your pharmacy and ask them to transfer your medication to a pharmacy where you are. If this is not possible, call our office and have a number for a local pharmacy handy. We cannot refill any medications if you are out of the country. Controlled substances cannot be refilled in another state.

To refill a controlled substance like a stimulant medication used for ADHD please see our detailed policy for ADD/ADHD medications. We do not generally prescribe other controlled substances.


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