Phenytoin sodium 100mg capsules out of stock
10 January 2020
We have been advised by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) that Accord are out of stock of phenytoin sodium NRIM 100mg capsules.
Brothers are real epilepsy champions on Michael McIntyre's Big Show
23 December 2019
It was an unexpected surprise for everyone affected by epilepsy when three amazing brothers Zac, Josh and Finn were the ‘unexpected stars of the show’ on Michael...
Convulex (valproic acid) in short supply
20 December 2019
We have been informed by the Medicines Supply Team at the Department of Health and Social Services that there is a supply issue affecting all strengths of Convulex (...
Safeguard people with photosensitive epilepsy online, Epilepsy Society tells Government
20 December 2019
Epilepsy Society has once again called on the Government to safeguard people with photosensitive epilepsy online, by including them in their Online Harms Bill.
Epanutin and Carbagen are epilepsy drugs named on Gov’s ‘short supply’ list
19 November 2019
A 24-page document circulated to doctors by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) last week, lists many drugs which are currently in short supply, including...
All strengths of Gabitril (tiagabine) are now back in stock
15 November 2019
Teva UK has confirmed that all strengths of Gabitril (5mg, 10mg, 15mg) are now back in stock and that these have been made available to pharmacies across the country...
Epanutin (phenytoin) Infatabs 50 mg still out of stock
5 November 2019
We have been advised by the pharmaceutical company Pfizer that due to manufacturing delays, Epanutin (phenytoin) Infatabs 50mg are still out of stock.
Valproate and pregnancy awareness survey 2019
24 October 2019
Are you a woman or girl under the age of 55 who is taking, or has taken, sodium valproate since 1 August 2018? We want to find out how much women and girls of...
Gabitril (tiagabine) 10mg should be available next week, says Teva UK
21 October 2019
We have been informed by Teva UK that Gabitril (tiagabine) 10mg strength should be available in pharmacies from the middle of next week.
New identity document for voters
16 October 2019
People with hidden disabilities such as epilepsy, will not be penalized by new Government plans to introduce compulsory photo ID cards for voters before a general...