Auvi-Q Voice Guided Epinephrine Auto-Injector Now Available in US


Sanofi, the French pharmaceutical firm, announced today that their Auvi-Q voice guided epinephrine auto-injector is now available from retail pharmacies in the US with a prescription.

Unlike other auto-injectors, the Auvi-Q provides voice prompts when activated, taking the administrator step-by-step through the process. The device is well suited for emergency situations when a person suffering the symptoms of anaphylaxis is too young or otherwise unable to self administer and a novice must step in to administer.

Here is a video provided by Sanofi demonstrating the Auvi-Q’s use:

The Auvi-Q may be especially well suited for classroom, summer camp, scouting, and sports league settings where children with food allergies may come in contact with the  allergens that cause anaphylaxis.

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