Drug Shortages: Has the FDA Response Made an Impact?

| June 15, 2015

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Rationing of much needed medications for patients is a scary thought for me as a healthcare professional. I can understand when an orphan drug may go in short supply for a rare disease, but when commonly used medications like antibiotics and intravenous fluids become scarce, I wonder what the forces are that cause this to happen, and why can’t it be prevented? Worse yet, how could a patient even begin to understand or combat such a specific ordeal.

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As people age, they often develop chronic diseases and rely on synthetic prescription drugs for relief. Unfortunately, these medicines usually only mask symptoms.

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