Asda has today announced it has become the first UK supermarket to launch an online prescription service.

The retailer has partnered with Pharmacy2U, the largest NHS approved online pharmacy in the UK, to launch Asda Online Pharmacy.

Asda Online Pharmacy is a platform where patients can manage prescriptions online and have them arranged for delivery to their home address.

From today, new patients can register an account by visiting Once registered, patients will be able to conveniently order prescriptions for home delivery and track their orders.

Prescriptions will then undergo thorough checks by qualified pharmacists and will be delivered straight to the patients’ door – all at no additional cost. The retailer will also be introducing a click-and-collect option from Asda’s 232 Pharmacy locations at a later date.

Asda Pharmacy’s,Head of Pharmacy, & Superintendent Pharmacist, Faisal Tuddy, said:“We’re thrilled to announce the launch of our online prescription delivery service with Pharmacy2U. By launching this platform, we are now able to reach even more Asda customers across the country, some of whom may not have an Asda Pharmacy nearby.

“We know how important it is for families to be able to simply access their repeat prescriptions without having to worry. This expansion ensures greater convenience for our patients, who can now easily access these services online.”

Kevin Heath, CEO of Pharmacy2U, added:“At Pharmacy2U, we’re committed to making healthcare easily accessible for the whole family. We are incredibly proud to have partnered with Asda to now bring our online prescription services to a place of ease for their customers. Supermarkets play a huge role in daily life making this a natural, yet exciting next step for patients.”

New Asda pharmacy patients can now visit to register an account.