Tag: epinephrine

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.
Nose

ARS to Present Data from Intranasal Epinephrine (ARS-1) Studies at AAAAI...

Neffy™ (formally ARS-1) was fast-tracked by the FDA in 2019 as an intranasal alternative to epinephrine auto-injectors.
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.
Samuel Collings

What We Learned from the Sam Collings Inquest: Your Next Reaction...

"The level of his reaction couldn't have been predicted by the evidence available to him."