Research shows need to educate food allergy parents, as many young children with anaphylaxis are not getting an epinephrine injection until the hospital.
Bryn Pharma, LLC ("Bryn" or the "Company"), a privately held pharmaceutical company dedicated to finding a better way for patients and caregivers to treat anaphylaxis through its development of a unique bi-dose nasal epinephrine product, today announced the availability of a poster
Roundup of epinephrine injector research prepared for AAAAI 2020
ANNAPOLIS -- A bill allowing certain food-service operations to administer auto-injectable epinephrine, or EpiPens, in an emergency breezed through the
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NEW ORLEANS — Results of surveys collected from patients with severe allergies suggested they significantly preferred an epinephrine nasal spray over an epinephrine auto-injector, according to findings presented at the AAP National Conference & Exhibition. Stephen Beckman, chief commercial officer at Bryn Pharma, noted that nasal epinephrine is currently not available in the
The new law expands the definition of epinephrine pens and epinephrine auto-injectors in Maine to include newer and more cost effective evidence-based delivery methods.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.
U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and U.S. Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA-17) today urged the Federal Aviation
Rep. Vining works on proposal to make epipen affordable, mandate all ambulances to stock epipens
In response to these exorbitant costs, I recently filed an amendment to legislation, the PACT Act, which mandates that the Center for Health Information Analysis perform an impact analysis on the cost of providing epinephrine injectors to all minors and produce a report by April 2020. We need to get costs down. Price gauging by companies like the manufacturer of EpiPen is nothing short of disgraceful.
Most think that if you call 911, the ambulance crew will arrive with the proper equipment and training, however, that is not always the case.
Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker signed a law requiring insurance companies to cover the cost of life-saving EpiPens for children with severe allergies.
A group of Indiana lawmakers are hoping to make epinephrine injections more accessible to children that need it.
The US Food and Drug Administration announced that certain EpiPens may fail to work correctly for allergic reactions.
Inventor and medical researcher Dr. Mutasem Rawas-Qalaji has ditched bulky EpiPens and needles to create a groundbreaking delivery method for life-saving medication. His epinephrine tablet could be revolutionary for the estimated 240 million people suffering from food allergies worldwide
During the COVID-19, experts devise an emergency plan that avoids the need to go to the emergency department, and explains at-home monitoring instead.
The FDA warned patients, parents and providers that various EpiPen models could malfunction and spring their needles early.
Securities fraud claims by Mylan NV investors that it misclassified EpiPens as generic and paid pharmacy benefit managers anticompetitive rebates may proceed as a class action, a federal district court in New York said Monday.
Sydney woman Samara Hnaien, 22, with a severe peanut allergy has revealed how she ended up in hospital after kissing her Tinder date.
From costing hundreds to thousands of dollars for some, EpiPens are now free for many individuals and families.
CVS just announced that it will sell an Epipen alternative called Adrenaclick for $110, and the price is cut to only $10 for most customers thanks to a coupon.
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The U.S. FDA said it’s alerting patients, caregivers and health care professionals to immediately inspect certain lots of Amneal and Impax epinephrine auto-injector 0.3 mg to ensure the yellow “stop collar” in the device is present.
RICHMOND, VA, May 12, 2020 /CNW/ - Kaléo, a privately held U.S. pharmaceutical company, today announced that ALLERJECT® (epinephrine injection, USP), will be widely available in pharmacies across Canada beginning May 19, 2020. People interested in obtaining ALLERJECT should speak to their healthcare provider and are encouraged to check with their local pharmacy for additional availability details.
Food allergies may be under-diagnosed among children covered by Medicaid, a new study suggests.
The bills now head to the House of Representatives for consideration.
It will be safe for most people who carry medication used to treat severe allergic reactions to take the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, scientists say.
Medicare does cover EpiPen; however, it may still be expensive. Learn how buying the generic form may save you money.
What happens if you leave your epinephrine auto-injector heats up in a hot car? What if it ends up in the wash? Researchers find - both are bad.