PSNC Briefing 048/21: Serious Shortage Protocol (SSP): SSP013 – Lipitor® 20mg chewable tablets
Published on: 19th November 2021 | Updated on: 9th June 2022
In response to significant ongoing disruption to the supply of Lipitor® 20mg chewable tablets, a Serious Shortage Protocol (SSP) have been issued by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and these can be accessed on the NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) website. This briefing provides information on these SSPs and is intended as a short guide for contractors to read in conjunction with PSNC Briefing 023/19: Serious Shortage Protocols (SSPs) – A guide for community pharmacy teams.
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