Which medicines require a prescription?
Generally medicines which can be harmful in some way if used incorrectly require a prescription, for example antibiotics and anti inflammatories. This is to safeguard your pet's health and the general public. Others do not need this legal safeguard on their supply. On the Pet Vet Medical website, all medicines are clearly labelled as “*Prescription required” on the item summary. On the full description have the following text:
“This product requires a written prescription from your veterinary surgeon. If you DO NOT have one or are not planning on getting one DO NOT order this product as we will not be able to supply it without a prescription.”