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#respreeza

# respreeza - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'Obviously life means nothing to these people': Patient dies waiting for deal on vital medication
# Respreeza
# Respreeza

'Obviously life means nothing to these people': Patient dies waiting for deal on vital medication

Nov 21st 2017, 6:00 AM 13,469 Views 48 Comments

The HSE has been negotiating with pharmaceutical company CSL Behring to make Respreeza available to Alpha One patients.

# respreeza - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

'Inappropriate and unethical': Varadkar backs life-saving lung disease drug for some users after HSE fails to fund it
# Alpha-1
# Alpha-1

'Inappropriate and unethical': Varadkar backs life-saving lung disease drug for some users after HSE fails to fund it

Sep 20th 2017, 5:26 PM 14,012 Views 18 Comments

21 Alpha-1 patients in Ireland have been receiving Respreeza up until now through a compassionate use programme.

# respreeza - Thursday 4 May, 2017

'I'm living proof it works': Patients with severe lung condition call for access to 'life-changing' drug
# Alpha-1
# Alpha-1

'I'm living proof it works': Patients with severe lung condition call for access to 'life-changing' drug

May 4th 2017, 6:00 AM 14,606 Views 7 Comments

People are set to lose access to Respreeza at the end of the month.