Tag: Drug Shortage

Possible Meds Shortage in No-Deal Brexit Case

Leaked government documents have revealed that a no-deal Brexit will result in medicine shortages. The Operation Yellowhammer dossier indicates that fewer drug imports could be a reality for the UK. ...

Experts Warning Over Shortages of Medicines in Europe in Case of No-deal Brexit

As the Oct. 31 deadline for Britain to leave the European Union approaches, health professionals are warning that shortages of some medicines could worsen in Europe in the event of a no-deal Brexit. ...

EU Network Takes Steps to Resolve Medicines Shortages

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The European Union task force set up to address problems with medicines supply has published two documents today: guidance for marketing authorisation holders on reporting of shortages in the EU ...

Delhi Experiences Big Shortage of Rabies Vaccines

Decreased supply of anti-rabies vaccines (ARVs) in Delhi causes outbreak of the disease. The Delhi government is reporting an “acute shortage” of rabies vaccines in its government-run hospitals. Ho...

Russia in Risk of Drug Shortage

The existing sanctions regime against Russia may lead to the shortage of drugs in the local market over the next several years, according to recent statements by analysts of the Russian Ministry of He...

Updated Obligations for Drug Shortage in Australia

The Australian medicines regulator has updated its guidance on reporting obligations for pharmaceutical companies, mandating confidential reporting of all shortages. The document, published by the ...

Low-Priced Generics Face Shortages

The lowest-priced generic drugs are more likely to experience shortages, according to a study published in the November issue of Value in Health. Chintan V. Dave, Pharm.D., Ph.D., from Brigham and ...