Tag: EpiPen®

Melissa McCarthy

Melissa McCarthy Anaphylaxis Scare: ‘92% of My Body Blew Up’

Emmy winning star now carries an EpiPen.
Clodagh Victory

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

It was just another day filling prescriptions until....
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.
Faye Dunaway in Mommie Dearest

19-Year-Old Learns His Mother Lied About His Food Allergies for His...

It was bad enough living with severe food allergies and even worse when this man found out his were fake.
Handcuffs and Jail

Woman Arrested After Allegedly Attempting to Stab Officer with EpiPen

An example of incorrect use of an auto-injector.
Jasmine Steinwand and Brutus

Allergy Service Dog Helps Woman Graduate College and Receives Award

How many dogs do you know have attended college and received an award?
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.
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.

Ruling Allows Millions to Join Lawsuit in EpiPen Racketeering Case

US District Judge Daniel Crabtree ruled numerous lawsuits against the marketer and manufacturer of EpiPen may proceed as a nationwide class-action under a federal racketeering statute.