Tag: auto-injector

Court of Appeals

Court Denies Parents’ Request for Appeal in Food Allergy Death of...

Tragedy highlights the importance of early administration of epinephrine when anaphylaxis is suspected.
Allerject by Kaleo

Kaléo Announces ALLERJECT® Auto-Injector Will Be Available for Canadians at Risk...

ALLERJECT provides the allergy community with an alternative epinephrine auto-injector option with innovative features.
Epinephrine Auto-injector 0.5mg

Study Bolsters the Case for Higher Dose Epinephrine Auto-Injectors for US...

Should a 0.5mg epinephrine auto-injector be offered here as it is elsewhere?
Epinephrine Auto-Injector

Sporadic Shortages of Epinephrine Devices Continue

Though epinephrine is currently readily available, emergency devices from specific manufacturers are experiencing sporadic shortages.
Rosie Take 2

Study: You’re Likely Not Carrying Your Epinephrine or Using it Early...

Many who should be carrying epinephrine auto-injectors and administering them promptly in an emergency are not.
EpiPen Malfunctions

FDA Warns of Possible Malfunctions for EpiPen, EpiPen Jr, and Mylan’s...

Devices may potentially have delayed injection or be prevented from properly injecting.
Intranasal Spray

Study: Intranasal Epinephrine Absorbed Faster Than Injection and Even Better with...

Study compared absorption of epinephrine via nasal spray to that of intramuscular injection.
Epinephrine Expiration Date

Study: How Potent Are Epinephrine Auto-Injectors After the Expiration Date?

Can expiration dates be safely extended?
Emerade 150 microgram

UK Issues Recall of Emerade 150µg Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

Patients urged to return all in-date Emerade 150 microgram devices to their local pharmacy once they have been supplied with an alternative.