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Disability Benefits Consortium report finds process for claiming Personal Independence Payment (PIP) ‘not fit for purpose’
The Disability Benefits Consortium (DBC) has concluded that for many people, how Personal Independence Payment (PIP) works is “not fit for purpose”. The DBC has based its conclusion on a survey of 1,730 people who have claimed PIP.
Sanofi now expect to have supplies of Frisium (clobozam) back in stock and at wholesalers by the week beginning 18th September 2017
The Department of Health has advised us that Sanofi expect to have supplies of Frisium (clobazam) back in stock and at wholesalers by the week beginning 11 September 2017.
Epilim Chrono 200mg tablets are temporarily out of stock in the UK. Sanofi – the company that makes Epilim Chrono – has told us they will be back in stock in the week commencing 11 September 2017.
We now have an update on this situation:
Medical Practitioners Tribunal finds further failings made by Dr Valerie Murphy while caring for teenager with epilepsy
Update as of 21 August 2017
Accord has made more supplies of generic clobazam and distributed them to all wholesalers. So pharmacists should now be able to get it from any wholesaler.
Frisium is still out of stock. We will update this page when we know more.
10 August 2017