Go Back   English Forum Switzerland > Help & tips > Family matters/health  
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 28.04.2008, 01:22
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Bern
Posts: 3
Groaned at 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
MrsP has no particular reputation at present
Anyone know about prescribed baby formula?

Hello all!
I am currently living in the UK, but moving to Bern in 2 weeks time with my husband and 3-month-old daughter.
My daughter is allergic to cow's milk and needs Nutramigen, a hypoallergenic formula which is prescribed by the GP here in the UK (so it's completely free for us).
I heard that this milk is VERY expensive, so I'm worried that we will have to pay for it, or part of it, in CH.
Does anyone know how this works in CH? Do docs prescribe this and is there a prescription charge or partial payment for the parents?
Does it depend on what kind of health insurance we decide to get?
I'm trying to get a massive supply here before leaving.... but the GP will only prescribe a few weeks' worth of the formula.
Thanks for any useful comments!!!
Reply With Quote
 

Tags
allergy, doctor, formula, milk, prescription




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Insurer refuses to pay for prescribed meds axman Insurance 21 02.01.2009 13:19
Monza Italy Formula 1, anyone? Guest Travel/day trips/free time 0 25.08.2008 22:04
Formula 1 this weekend (22/5) - Monaco Jaro Social events 3 22.05.2008 09:53
Formula 1 - anyone knows a bar where they show it live? Jaro Entertainment & dining 0 11.05.2008 00:23


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 00:13.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0