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Contraceptive Pill

What is the pill and how do you get a prescription online?

Too busy to see your GP? Order your repeat prescription for the contraceptive pill online from Superdrug Online Doctor. You can choose between a prescription for 3 months or a 6-month course.

Just complete a short health questionnaire and one of our doctors will review your order. One of our doctors will confirm whether it’s safe for you to keep using the pill, and they’ll issue your prescription.

We prescribe all common brands of the contraceptive pill that are currently available in Ireland. You can use your prescription to buy your contraceptive pill at any Irish pharmacy.

Use our online assessment to order. A Superdrug Online Doctor will complete your prescription for collection at your local pharmacy.

How our service works

  • Complete a short questionnaire about your health. 
  • Order and pay for your contraceptive pill prescription. 
  • A Superdrug Online Doctor will check the contraceptive pill is appropriate for you.
  • Get your prescription sent digitally to your nearest local pharmacy for collection within 2-6 hours from approval.
  • Orders received before 4pm will be processed the same day. Orders received after 4pm will be processed the next working day.

This service is for people already using the contraceptive pill. We will supply you with a prescription for the same pill you already use, so you shouldn't experience any new or different side effects. The contraceptive pill can cause a different side effects in different women.

There are a number of other methods of contraception including condoms, the coil and contraceptive implants.

More information

Use our online assessment to order. A Superdrug Online Doctor will complete your prescription for collection at your local pharmacy.