Guild calls for urgent rethink on medicine shortages

Meanwhile, GSK pulls Fluarix Tetra out of the private market

The Pharmacy Guild is calling on the government to urgently overhaul its medicines shortage policy, and GSK has announced that it does not have enough stock of Fluarix Tetra to supply the private market.

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Medicine shortages will be “very high” on the guild’s list of national priorities now the federal election is over, says Victorian branch president Anthony Tassone.

It appears that the medicines shortage protocol introduced by the TGA in 2018 is falling short of