Below is a list of medicines that have been, to the best of our knowledge, recently discontinued. Some may still have some stock in circulation.
Asasantin Retard 200/25mg caps
Atroven 250mcg & 500mcg nebules
Combivent 500/2.5mg UDVs nebules
Lariam 250mg tabs
Below is a list of medicines that are, to the best of our knowledge, currently in short supply. If you have different information please let us know in the comments section and we will update this article.
Adalat 5mg caps
Anafranil 10mg & 50mg caps
Codant 30mg tabs
As part of spending cuts and reviews HSE PCRS have introduced a number of reimbursement limits on high cost items and/or items with somewhat unclear daily/weekly/monthly dosages.
Below is a list of some of these items based on anecdotal evidence and PCRS comment. PCRS can sometimes be sneaky when...
That's an interesting question, as we don't typically dispense test strips on DPS, but rather LTI. However there are situations where you might, such as prediabetes or gestational diabetes.
As this was another area where the HSE was bleeding money, they brought in reimbursement restrictions as of...
Are you leaving money on the table or are you robbing the taxpayer blind?
The non-dispensing fee is one of the most misunderstood aspects of the cummunity drug schemes. When it comes to claiming this fee, the pharmacies tend to act in a very bipolar way. They either always claim for it or they...
High-Tech medicines not listed below are available to order from either of the two main wholesalers. Contact numbers for all High-Tech suppliers are at the bottom of this article.
High-Tech Hub support: 01 864 7135, 01 864 7173 or email them at [email protected]
Uniphar and United...
A. Menarini / Daiichi Sankyo See A. Menarini and Daiichi Sankyo
A. Menarini Diagnostics Unit 405, Wharfedale Road, Winnersh, Workingham RG41 SRA, Berkshire. (0044) 1189 444 100
A. Menarini Pharmaceuticals Ireland Ltd. Castlecourt, Monkstown Farm, Monkstown, Co. Dublin. (01) 284 6744