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Supply Of 'Important' OTCs From EU Prioritized In Event Of No Deal Brexit

Executive Summary

In preparation for a possible no deal Brexit, the UK government is prioritizing supply from the EU those OTC medicines deemed "important for the management of specific health conditions." The Department of Health and Social Care says it is continuing to work closely with OTC manufacturers and suppliers to prepare for Brexit.

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