Tag: auto-injector

Clodagh Victory

Pharmacist’s Quick Action Saves Woman in Throes of Anaphylactic Reaction

It was just another day filling prescriptions until....
Ruben Bousquet

What We Learned from the Ruben Bousquet Inquest

14-year-old boy died after eating popcorn at a movie theater with his parents.

Parents: Epinephrine is the Answer. Now, What was the Question?

Train, cajole, plead, or nag them into always having their epinephrine on-hand.
White House - FARE

FARE Commends Administration for Taking Critical Step Towards Food Allergy Treatment...

New Executive Order Ensures Injectable Epinephrine Be Available at Discounted Prices for Those with Low Incomes
Wendy Stein OAM

Distinguished Humanitarian Uses own EpiPen to Save Life of Host During...

She adds another achievement to her long list: saving a radio host from anaphylaxis.
Handcuffs and Jail

Woman Arrested After Allegedly Attempting to Stab Officer with EpiPen

An example of incorrect use of an auto-injector.
Zeneo

Update: Zeneo, the Needle-Free Auto-Injector (with Videos)

Progress toward emergency epinephrine delivery via auto-injector WITHOUT the needle.
Pill

New Pill Could Prevent Anaphylaxis in People with Food, Drug Allergies

Drug would be the first known treatment to prevent anaphylaxis.
Amneal - Impax Warning to Consumers

Amneal/Impax Issues Warning to Consumers About 0.3mg Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

Missing stop collar could result in the device delivering a double dose of epinephrine.