BBC Sounds Coventry and Warwickshire featured some interviews about medicine shortages in their April 15th breakfast broadcast.
The programme can be access on the following link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p074thxt
at 1:08:12 Pam Kaur from Vantage Pharmacy in Coventry talks about the possible reasons for shortages
at 1:10:30 Clare Pelham from the Epilepsy society explains the dangers of patients not getting their medicines on time
at 2:10:00 Zoe Long from PSNC reassures listeners that pharmacy teams are working hard to reduce the impact of any drug shortages
A statement provided by DHSC rounds up the segment, giving a fairly standard response of the problems relating to ‘a small number of products with no evidence that shortages are linked to the UK’s exit from the EU’.
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