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According to the Food and Drug Administration, there are no reports of local, regional, or national shortages of influenza antiviral drugs from manufacturers at this time. It is possible, however, that some spot shortages may occur in local areas. Pharmacies should work with authorized distributors to obtain additional supplies of antiviral drugs if spot shortages occur, and CDC and FDA are continuing to work with manufacturers to assess influenza antiviral supply this season. A statement on Tamiflu supply from the manufacturer Genentech is available at: http://www.gene.com/media/statements/ps_121814
For those that did not have the opportunity to listen to the Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA) on EMS and Ebola that was held on 12/15/2014, it has been archived and is available on their website at:
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