Tag: Auvi-Q

EpiPen Shortage

FARE Calls on FDA to Act Swiftly On Reported EpiPen Shortage

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists determined there was a national shortage of epinephrine auto-injectors covering two of the three manufacturers.
Auvi-q

kaléo Announces First and Only FDA-Approved Epinephrine Auto-Injector for Infants and...

AUVI-q (epinephrine injection, USP) 0.1 mg auto-injector is specifically designed for infants and toddlers weighing 16.5 to 33 pounds (7.5 to 15 kilograms)
EpiPens

Mylan and Pfizer Respond to Our EpiPen Scarcity Query

Responses from readers indicate scarcity in spite of Pfizer's response.
EpiPens

Scarcity of EpiPens Now Affecting the United States

Wegmans announced their pharmacies are currently out of stock with no immediate timeline for replenishment.
Emergency Epinephrine Sign

College Deploys Stock Epinephrine, Trains Security Force to Administer

An example of a college ensuring the safety of their students by preparing to treat serious allergic reactions should they occur.
Rotten Documentary

Netflix's 'Rotten' Documentary to Feature Episode Dedicated to Food Allergy

You're invited to a private screening January 11 at the Davis Theater in Chicago.
Symjepi

Adamis to Market Pediatric Version of Symjepi Prefilled Epinephrine Syringe

A version of the device suitable for children 33-65 pounds is on the way.
Auvi-Q Measure

FDA Approves Auvi-Q with Lower Dose for Infants and Small Children

New variant also has smaller needle size to prevent hitting bone during administration.
Auvi-Q

Kaleo Donates Thousands of Epinephrine and Naloxone Auto-Injectors to Hurricane Harvey...

Direct Relief to distribute 25,000 auto-injectors to partner clinics serving storm-impacted communities.
Auvi-Q Manufacturing

Kaléo Launches Program to Provide Free Epinephrine Auto-Injectors to Schools

"Q for Schools" program will provide stock epinephrine to public elementary schools nationwide.