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National consensus on managing shortage of piperacillin tazobactam

Due to a manufacturing issue there is currently a worldwide shortage of piperacillin / tazobactam. Stocks in Scottish hospitals are likely to run out by the end of May, and National Procurement had advised there may be ongoing constraints on stock until September 2017.

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