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Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN HL14949, tabled on 1 April 2019

To ask Her Majesty's Government on what grounds incontinence pads provided through the NHS were changed from Attends to Tena; and what tests were carried out as to their relative effectiveness.

Answered on

5 April 2019

NHS Supply Chain has not changed supply of incontinence pads from Attends to Tena. Both these and other brands are available for purchase from NHS Supply Chain.

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care