This webpage contains details of the Serious Shortage Protocols (SSPs) currently in place, including links to relevant guidance. For more general information about what SSPs are and when they may be used, please visit this webpage.
|SSP||Current expiry date*||Notes|
|SSP02: Fluoxetine 30mg capsules||This SSP has been varied – the revised end date is now 18th December 2019||
New directions state the pharmacist must now supply Fluoxetine 10mg capsules plus Fluoxetine 20mg capsules
(This SSP previously stated that Fluoxetine 10mg tablets plus Fluoxetine 20mg capsules must be provided.)
*An SSP may be amended or revoked at any time.
Details will be updated above as and when changes occur, but the most up-to-date information is available from the NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) website.
Guidance and support
If and when an SSP is revoked/expired, it will be removed from the live table above and instead placed below for historical reference.
|SSP03: Fluoxetine 40mg capsules
||20th November 2019|
|SSP01: Fluoxetine 10mg capsules||25th October 2019|