NHS prescription costs
The current prescription charge is £8.60 per item.
Prescription prepayment certificates (PPC) are available in England and they can save you money.
A three monthly PPC is £29.10 and will save you money if you need more than three prescribed items in three months.
A 12-month certificate is £104.00 and will save you money if you need more than 12 prescribed items in a year.
For further information, visit www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/Healthcosts/Pages/Prescriptioncosts.aspx