News in brief: Smoking cessation drug unavailable; Zolpidem add-on for OSA treatment; Hospital doctors bullied to discharge patients early

Smoking cessation treatment Champix unavailable The smoking cessation treatment varenicline will be unavailable for some time due to a global halt in distribution by manufacturer Pfizer over concerns about nitrosamine impurities. The TGA has listed varenicline on its Medicines Shortage information site, stating that the product – brand name Champix –  will not be available ...

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