The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will import one cancer drug and has approved a new manufacturer for another one to respond to serious shortages. ... The agency's website offers more on the wide range of drug shortages that are occurring across the U
I wrote about this a year ago!) The number of drug shortages has tripled since 2005. ... A common cancer drug, Doxil, cannot be found, and similar shortages of common antibiotics and anesthesia drugs are in short supply.