Tag: epinephrine

Emergency Department

Study: More Young Children Being Treated at ER for Anaphylaxis, Fewer...

The number of young children presenting at the ER with anaphylaxis more than doubled between 2006 and 2015.
Bryn Pharma Intranasal Epinephrine Device

Bryn Pharma Research on Epinephrine Nasal Spray Presented at ACAAI Annual...

Two studies shed light on the viability of intranasal delivery of emergency epinephrine.
Emerade

Shortage of Epinephrine Auto-Injectors Continues: French Authority Issues Advisory

Patients urged to keep their Emerade auto-injectors despite death of teen allegedly due to malfunction of device.
Shante Turay-Thomas

Inquest Begins Into Death of Teen from Anaphylaxis After Auto-Injector Failed...

The tragedy behind Ms Turay-Thomas' passing is one fraught with mishaps.
Drone Concept

Research Tests Speed of Drones in Responding to Medical Emergency Scenarios

Research suggests that, in certain cases, drones could quickly deliver life-saving interventions during city’s peak rush hour.
Liquid in Dosing Cup

Use of Antihistamines for Anaphylaxis Symptoms Linked with Delay in Seeking...

A majority of families whose children were hospitalized for anaphylaxis turned first to antihistamines, which can’t prevent allergic reaction from becoming fatal.
Zeneo

Zeneo: A Needle-Free Epinephrine Auto-Injector Currently in Development

The device when activated propels the drug under high pressure through the skin into the bloodstream.
Aptar Pharma’s BDS Device

Bryn Pharma Partners with Aptar Pharma for Nasal Epinephrine Treatment

Bryn’s epinephrine nasal spray provides two doses in one portable device.
Take 2, especially on Halloween!

YOU are the Superhero on Halloween

Because the only things that should be scary on Halloween are the costumes.
EpiPen Recall

Pfizer Canada Recall: Some EpiPen and EpiPen Jr Auto-Injectors May Be...

Consumers and pharmacists in Canada should check that devices can be removed from their carrier tubes with ease.