Shortage of abciximab (Reopro) 2mg/ml solution for injection or infusion

· London and South East Regional Medicines Information

There is a potential 6 month supply issue affecting abciximab from October through till March 2018. This memo advises on alternative treatment options in the interim should stock run out.

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