Getting prescription anti anxiety medicine in the UK?
I am going abroad for a 3 week job which is the first time away from home for me and am worried because my mother is severly ill and don't want to be away from her, so I'm seeing my doctor about getting anti-anxiety medication for both the short and long term. A friend has given me some of his prescription Temazepam which sometimes when I work I take 2 in the morning and 2 in the afternoon which comepletely helps my anxiety.
My questions are what specific medication/help would he prescribe me in the short term (for the 3 weeks) and also in the long term?
Would it be possible to straight out ask for Temazepam or other benzos in 4 daily doses for the short term 3 weeks, telling my doctor I have been using a friends prescription because I don't want it to seem like I have and an addiction or recreational use for them?
I just want them for these 3 weeks, then get his guidance in getting proper help.
THANKS FOR THE LONG READ, ANY ANSWERS WELCOME :)