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Neurological Alliance calls for improvements to neurology care following 2016 patient experience survey

14 Mar 2017

A 2016 survey by the Neurological Alliance has found that people’s experience of neurological services has worsened since 2014. The Neurological Alliance is a group of 80 organisations in England, including Epilepsy Action. The alliance works to improve the lives of people with neurological conditions, such as epilepsy.

Pfizer and Flynn Pharma fined a record £90 million for ‘excessive and unfair’ price hikes for phenytoin

7 Dec 2016

Pharmaceuticals company Pfizer, which manufactures the epilepsy medicine phenytoin sodium capsules, has been fined a record £84.2 million by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). The company has been found to be breaking competition law by charging what the CMA said were 'excessive and unfair' prices in the UK for the medicine.