We are Head-quartered in the United Kingdom with licensed international offices in North America, Middle East and the African Continent.

With over 20 years experience in the general healthcare sector, we specialise in the Manufacture, Procurement, Storage, Distribution and Dispensing of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Products. We support customers worldwide by providing an extensive stock of Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices/Products both branded and generic at competitive wholesale discounted prices.

We adhere to strict standard operating procedures in compliance with the Medicines Healthcare product Regulatory Agency (MHRA) Good Distribution Practice and place the authenticity of the products we source and supply as paramount of importance. We are a licensed MHRA WDA(H), Eudra, GPhC, ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 accredited company.

Visit our Divisions:
The divisions which operate under our FCL Veterinary brand:


Smart Vet Meds is the Brand of the FCL Veterinary Medicines Division
Equine Health is a brand name of FCL Veterinary
The Smart Vet Meds e-Prescription Model:
  • Obtain a prescription from your vet.
  • Order your items and write the order number on the prescription.
  • Send the prescription to us via:
    1. Uploading an image
    2. Email to: info@smartvetmeds.com
    3. Post To:
    4. FCL Chemist, 32 Longbridge Lane, Derby, DE24 8UJ.
    5. We will authenticate your prescription and dispense your items.
  • A Freepost envelope will be included in the box which you must use to send the original prescription back to us within 7 days.
Note: CD – controlled drugs require original prescriptions by post before being dispatched. It is an offence for a person to submit a fraudulent prescription to obtain veterinary medicine and for a person to alter a prescription unless authorised to do so by the prescriber.  Any suspected cases of fraud or unlawful alteration of a prescription will be referred to the VMD.

APEX Vets are UK distributors for the precision ‘Single Use’ surgical instrumentation products. With specific Ranges for:

- Ophthalmic
- Small & large animal Veterinary specific
- SUI (Single Use Instrumentation)
- SNC (Syringes, Needles & Cannula)
We provide specialist instrumentation for small & large animals- Canine, Feline, Equine & Bovine to assist with surgical professionals across most disciples of the veterinary sector.
We also provide repacked and bespoke Procedure Packs to suit all needs.
We stock many 3rd party suppliers of quality instrumentation such as: Becton, Dickinson U.K. Limited (Syringes & Needles) & TSK (Needles)  


FCL Equine supply
- Nutrition & Supplements 
- Wormer’s
- Fly Control
- Joint Care