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Epilim and Epanutin drug shortages

There is currently a supply issue with Epilim Chronosphere (sodium valproate) 250mg Modified Release Granules which is likely to last until the end of November and there is likely to be a shortage of Epanutin (phenytoin) oral suspension from the end of October through to December.

Impact report 2017/18

Thanks to all of our supporters, this year we sequenced 808 genomes helping us to get closer to our vision of personalised treatment for everyone with epilepsy. Read more in our impact report to find out what we did in 2017/18.