If you need help remembering to take your medication, ordering repeat prescriptions, or to understand what is in the medication you are taking there are apps out there that can help you. All of the apps mentioned can be download to your smartphone via the links given.


NHS app

Through the NHS app you are able to check symptoms, book and manage appointments and order repeat prescriptions. Read our guide to the NHS app for more information.




Pharmacy 2U NHS prescriptions

Order and manage your NHS repeat prescriptions for delivery from your phone!


Download from Google Play (Android)

Download from iTunes (Apple)


MyTherapy: Medication reminder and pill tracker

An ad-free award winning medication tracker, mood tracker and journal that allows you to put your medications success into perspective.

Pill tracker

Download from Google Play (Android)

Download from iTunes (Apple)


Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (BNF)

BNF Publications have developed an app that gives up-to-date offline reference to the British National Formulary (BNF) and the British National Formulary for Children (BNFC). Aimed at UK NHS healthcare professionals involved with prescribing, monitoring, supplying and administering medicines; the app provides essential information on the selection of safe and effective medicines for individual patients.

BNF app

Download from Google Play (Android)

Download from iTunes (Apple)


Guide last updated 24 August 2022