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CVS Cuts the Cost of Epinephrine Injectors

CVS now carries a cheaper alternative to Mylan’s EpiPen, an authorized generic brand for Adrenaclick by Impax Laboratories. CVS announced the new generic brand epinephrine injector this month for an affordable cost. 980 more words

Health

Carrying Your EpiPen 

The new year has begun and it’s time to make sure that you are in a good habit of keeping your Epipen with you!

I found that for most of my life I carried my Epipen in my school backpack and eventually in my purse. 127 more words

Allergy Life

FTC Opens Antitrust Investigation Of Mylan Over EpiPen's Market Dominance

The EpiPen was a perfect symbol of the current state of pharmaceutical companies and health care expenses: It was a life-saving drug that had been around for decades, often used by children, and with a price that kept rising. 207 more words

Pharma Medicine

Mylan CEO Wants To Be ‘Catalyst For Change’ In Pharmaceutical Pricing

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pharmaceutical giant Mylan, which is based in Canonsburg, was at the center of criticism last year over rising drug prices.

Mylan came under scrutiny after news broke that… 390 more words

News

Unlikely Allies, President Trump & Md. Congressman Elijah Cummings

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– President Donald Trump and Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings came together to combat sky-high prescription drug costs.

George Solis reports on where the two political rivals found common ground to help those whose lives depend on these life-saving medications. 338 more words

Local

I Wrote This Poem With My EpiPen

Anaphylactic Shock

I’d been working all morning
on a fifth grade science
project at my friend Paul’s
house when his mother served
us soup for lunch, forgetting… 224 more words

Poetry

Saint John YMCA equips EpiPen kits to tackle severe allergies

There could literally only seconds to spare when someone is experiencing a severe allergic reaction, but at least one public facility in Saint John says it’s prepared should the need arise. 399 more words

Canada