Norfolk LMC has advised of a number of new, and ongoing supply shortages.
Among the highlighted problems includes:
- Lacri lube eye ointment (Allergan): out of stock with no resupply date due to a manufacturing issue. Recommended alternative is Xailin Night Ointment (Nicox)
- Epipen 0.3mg (Senior) Auto-injectors: As a result of intermittent supply constraints of EpiPen® 0.3mg (Senior) stock is allocated on a (max) two injectors per prescription-only basis.
Additional, ongoing shortages are also noted in the briefing.