In 2011, the United States experienced shortages of more than 200 drugs, including chemotherapeutic agents, intravenous nutrition and anesthesia drugs. The vast majority of drugs in shortage were generic sterile injectibles.

Below are stories from some of the patients affected by these shortages.

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Drug Shortages

Since this summer, the U.S. has been experiencing a widespread shortage of drugs.

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Phone: 202-331-1332

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