Dear Jeani, the best advice is to contact your father in law's treating physician to make inquiries regarding an alternative to "betanoid". Another approach could be to contact The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) to inquire about shortages or unavailability. SAHPRA can be contacted:
South African Health Products Regulatory Authority, Department of Health, Civitas Building,
42 Thabo Sehume Street (formerly Andries), Pretoria
Postal: Private Bag x 828, Pretoria, 0001
Tel: 012 395 9133
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