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27 February 2017

Pharmaceuticals company Pfizer, and distributor Flynn Pharma, launched separate appeals on 7 February against the fines given by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).

14 February 2017

Sodium valproate is a very effective epilepsy medicine for many people. However, it carries a risk when taken during pregnancy and three epilepsy charities believe more women need to be made aware

19 January 2017

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has told us it is having problems with the supply of Lamictal. This is due to manufacturing problems.

23 December 2016

Andrew and SandraA mother and son who both have epilepsy have started a petition to persuade the UK government to re-invest a recent pharmaceutical company fine into epilepsy healthcare services.

Pfizer and Flynn Pharma were fined £84.2m and £5.2m respectively for over-charging the NHS for life-saving epilepsy medicine phenytoin sodium.