Brexit: Your asthma medicines update

The latest information about managing your asthma medicines, as we prepare to leave the EU

Page last updated: 13 March 2019

At the moment, Asthma UK has no news about any asthma medicines supply problems due to Brexit. We will update this page when we have new information.

Should I do anything now, so I can get asthma medicines after Brexit?

  • At the moment, it looks like people with asthma should be able to get the medicines they need in the normal way. 

How will I know if there's a shortage of my asthma medicines?

I'm worried about shortages 

We know this is a worrying time for some people. If you’re feeling anxious because of media stories about medicine shortages, here’s what you can do:

Get support from Asthma UK if your medicines change

If you do find your asthma medicines change, we have useful advice on what to do next so you stay well with your asthma.

If you need advice about anything to do with your asthma medicines, give our expert Asthma UK nurses a call on 0300 222 5800, or message them via WhatsApp on 07378 606728.