Girl calls 30 chemists to get her palms on HRT as nationwide scarcity worsens
- Hormone substitute remedy scarcity is getting worse, campaigners say
- A girl would have needed to name 30 pharmacies in her seek for HRT
- A marketing campaign member stated the issue was ‘nonetheless an enormous drawback’ for girls
The nationwide HRT scarcity is getting worse, campaigners warn – with one girl reportedly having to name 30 pharmacies to get some.
Katie Taylorof the assist group The Latte Lounge, stated: ‘There’s nonetheless no spray or gel in any respect – and doubtless hasn’t for months.
“Ladies must do with out, attempt to borrow, decrease their dose. Ladies are determined.’
Hormone substitute remedy scarcity is getting worse, activists say
Diane Danzebrink, of Menopause Help, stated non-public firms appeared to have entry to medicines that the NHS did not, including: ‘A woman requested a personal provider for a prescription she can not get on the NHS and he or she received rapid entry to it.
“It is nonetheless a giant drawback. A big proportion of ladies nonetheless have main issues getting their standard HRT.’
The well being ministry stated the difficulty was “on the high of its agenda.”