Tuesday, 5 February 2019

Questions (434)

Charlie McConalogue

Question:

434. Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Health the status of the provision of the drug Savitex; when he expects the assessment to be finalised; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5538/19]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

Under the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013, the HSE has statutory responsibility for the pricing and reimbursement of medicines; therefore, the matter has been referred to the HSE for attention and direct reply to the Deputy.