Some people can get free prescriptions on age, income or medical grounds.
Check whether you can get free prescriptions:
For those who are not covered by free prescriptions or the NHS low income scheme, there are ways to save on prescription costs.
A PPC covers you for all of your own NHS prescriptions, no matter how may items you need.
There is also the NHS Low income scheme . Anyone can apply as long as they don’t have savings or investments over the capital limit.