Monday, 21 March 2011

West Midlands bans Sativex for people with MS

Source MS Society:

The Midlands Therapeutics Review & Advisory Committee has this week issued the first blanket ban in the UK for prescribing Sativex, claiming that there is inadequate evidence for the drug’s efficacy and safety. This flies in the face of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency’s decision that the drug is both safe and effective.  Read more here.