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Just say no to drug (shortage)s


I heard that the shortage is financial: the NHS plays hardball due to its sheer volume in the market and three outcomes are related to this: 1: there is more money to be made by uk manufacturers by selling to those paying a better price. 2: wholesalers are under no professional or contractual reason to promise a supply to the NHS 3. Some faithful meds are no longer profitable to make: some have been designed to be expensive to manufacture to keep the generics houses at bay when the patents expire. As usual, led by donkeys.

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04 Sep 2019

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