Far as I can ascertain there has been no major supply issue in the USA even if some people have had difficulty getting supplies at one time or another there has still been supply available somewhere. The information below has been received from the FDA.

Labeling for most FDA approved drugs may often be found on CDER’s page at DRUGS @ FDA:
http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cder/drugsatfda/index.cfm

‘We take concerns about drug treatments for depression and other psychiatric conditions very seriously.

FDA responds to potential drug shortages by taking actions to address their underlying causes and to enhance product availability. FDA determines how best to address each shortage situation based on its cause and the public health risk associated with the shortage. However, as a regulatory agency, FDA cannot require firms to increase production or to continue making a particular product or active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) if they are not willing to do so. Please understand that this is because FDA does not have control over firms’ business decisions.

As noted by FDA’s Drug Shortages Staff in an email to Mr. Johnston, in the U.S., phenelzine supply is currently available from an approved manufacturer, Lupin Pharmaceuticals. If your patients or anyone you know is having issues with obtaining supply of phenelzine, please contactDrugShortages@fda.hhs.gov. 

Individuals in the U.S. who contact you to FDA (drugshortages@fda.hhs.gov or druginfo@fda.hhs.gov) and we can try to determine if there are supply issues in the United States. 

In terms of inspections: as noted on the COVID-19 and Beyond: Oversight of the FDA’s Foreign Drug Manufacturing Inspection Process page, most foreign and domestic surveillance facility inspections are currently postponed.  Only inspections deemed mission-critical will be considered on a case-by-case basis as this outbreak continues to unfold.

GoodRX is not an app in the Apple store, but it is accessible through a website: 

Prescription Prices, Coupons & Pharmacy Information – GoodRx

 





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