A representative of the trust attended Banbury Magistrates Court on Monday 18 September for the criminal prosecution hearing brought forward by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
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.
The DBC is made up of a group of over 80 charities, including Epilepsy Action, that represent people who rely on disability benefits.
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.
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
The Department of Health has updated us on the situation with clobazam supply problems in the UK.
There is a supply problem with clobazam tablets in the UK.
Auden McKenzie has stopped making its version of clobazam tablets, called Clobazam Auden. There are no stocks left.
Sanofi is temporarily out of stock of its version of clobazam tablets, called Frisium. Sanofi has told us the tablets will be back in stock in the next few weeks, but is not able to confirm the date.
You may wish to check with your pharmacist just in case they still have supplies.