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Amdipharm and Mercury Pharma (AMCo) Announce Change in Distribution Arrangements

Amdipharm and Mercury Pharma (jointly known as Amdipharm Mercury Company [AMCo]) has announced that with effect from 1 April 2013, all AMCo products will be distributed to pharmacies solely through Alliance Healthcare and AAH.

Please refer to the attached list for a list of those products affected.

PSNC Comment  

The announcement from AMCo follows changes to distribution arrangements by other pharmaceutical manufacturers and will further reduce competition in the wholesale market.

Related Information

A summary of recent and proposed distribution changes by leading UK medicine suppliers can be found in the Funding & Drug Tariff Section of this site.

Posted 3 April 2013

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