Tag: auto-injector

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.
Riley Franklin

Brilliant 4th Grader Presents His Science Project to Teach You All...

Five seconds in to his video we realized it was a must-share!
Adam and Cassandra Hall

Expectant Father Dies from Undiagnosed Fish Allergy After Dining with His...

Man knew of his tree nut allergy but did not know he had developed an allergy to fish.
Keith Downey and Killian McGreal

Quick-Thinking Pharmacist Saves Man Suffering Anaphylaxis at Local Restaurant

If you are diagnosed with a food allergy, there is no telling how severe your next reaction will be.
Santa Clara County Government Building

County to Investigate Pilot Program to Cut Costs for Epinephrine, Asthma...

"No one should have to break the bank in order to afford life-saving medication.”