Critical medicines supply modelling supports return to elective surgery
Statement from the Medicines Shortages Working Party
New modelling demonstrates that supply of critical medicines for ventilating patients supports a return to elective surgery.
- TGA cautions against over-buying medicinesStockpiling medicines may disrupt access to vital medicines by patients and pharmacies
- Joint statement: Supply allocations of intravenous tocilizumab (Actemra) during serious shortageTGA has published a Joint statement on supply allocations of intravenous tocilizumab (Actemra) during serious shortage.
- Information for clinicians on ventilators and alternative strategies when in short supply during COVID-19The TGA has been involved in exploring ways to further increase supply of ventilators when and where they are needed