There are two ways to obtain Aerobika* OPEP device in the UK in primary care. Both are detailed below. We hope these are useful to you.

 

Purchasing Aerobika* OPEP device in the UK

Aerobika* OPEP device can be purchased through your local pharmacy. You will need to speak to the pharmacist who will be able to order the Aerobika* OPEP device.

It should arrive on the same or next day. As the Aerobika* OPEP device is quite specialist, some pharmacists may not have heard of it. Therefore, we have provided order codes below that might help the pharmacist order an Aerobika* OPEP device more easily. The pharmacist may add a handling fee and will add VAT. However, if you have a recognised chronic chest condition, you may be able to receive VAT relief on the purchase. This is something that will need to be discussed with the community pharmacist before paying for Aerobika* OPEP device. The HMRC VAT Exemption Claim form that will need to be completed by you and the community pharmacist.

 

Pharmacy Order Codes

The Aerobika* OPEP device can be ordered by a community pharmacist through AAH Wholesalers

 

Description AAH Code PIP Code NHS List Price
Aerobika* OPEP Device AER94A 406-0067 £45.50

 


 

Prescription

Aerobika* OPEP device has been available on prescription in the UK since 1st February 2018 for patients requiring mucus clearance from their airways. This option means the Aerobika* OPEP device is free (or subject to the usual prescription charges) if you are registered with an NHS doctor in the UK and that doctor is happy to prescribe Aerobika* OPEP device. In some cases the GP/Prescriber may need a letter from a respiratory physiotherapist, recommending Aerobika* OPEP device, to support a prescription.

Finally, the Aerobika* OPEP device should be replaced after 12 months to ensure efficacy.

 


 

Interested in learning more about how to use and clean the Aerobika* device? Download our consumer guide. 

 


 

If you require further information or support please contact us.

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