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?
- If you have questions about managing your asthma through the Brexit process, the NHS has this guide on what people taking medicines should do as we prepare to leave the EU.
How will I know if there's a shortage of my asthma medicines?
- The NHS will let GPs and pharmacists know if there is a shortage that means they need to make any changes to your prescribed asthma medicines. You can find out more with this NHS guide on getting your medicines if there’s a no-deal Brexit.
- Asthma UK will update this page if we hear of issues with a particular asthma medicine.
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.