2012 Drug Shortage Advocacy Highlights
Published on: November 14, 2012
During 2012, shortages of drugs used to treat patients with hematologic diseases, including leukemia and lymphoma, became critical and life-threatening. ASH has taken several steps to resolve these drug shortages, including working with manufacturers, the Food & Drug Administration and Congress. The following is a summary of ASH advocacy efforts to address drug shortages. A current list of hematologic drugs in shortage is available on the ASH website.