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Update: Diofluor fluorescein strip shortage

Joint initiative

UPDATE: On November 29, Dioptic Pharmaceuticals confirmed that production of flourescein strips is anticipated to resume in mid-December for availability in early 2018.

On August 1, 2017, the Canadian Ophthalmological Society, the Canadian Association of Optometrists, and the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians wrote to Manitoba Health to discuss the shortage of fluorescein strips. Read full letter