Drug exports restricted ‘to protect NHS patients’

02 October 2019 – BBC News

The UK Government banned some drug exports to protect NHS patients’ access to medicines.  The 24 medicines affected include hormone replacement therapy drugs, contraceptives and adrenaline pens.

The announcement was made after a survey of local pharmacists found shortages of every major type of medicine in the past six months.

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