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Epinephrine Pens

For those of you Facebook hero’s that have discovered how cheap epinephrine is by the ampule is now touting that everyone should be asking their doctor for a script of that and for a syringe please stop. 596 more words

Common Sense

Consumer Reports Explores Cheaper EpiPen Alternative

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The price ­of a lifesaving EpiPen has skyrocketed, and that’s putting people with severe allergic reactions at risk.

Since the drug manufacturer, Mylan, purchased EpiPen in 2007, the price has gone up more than 400 percent. 251 more words


Pediatricians Call On Mylan To Make EpiPens More Affordable

Following reports on the skyrocketing cost of the EpiPen emergency allergy treatment, drugmaker Mylan has been heavily criticized for putting profit over patients. Even the recent… 394 more words

My Two-Cents About This Whole EpiPen Topic

First off, let me just start by saying that I am pretty sure many people will not agree with my thinking. But as a person that in fact carries an EpiPen, I thought it might be interesting to take another perspective on this. 551 more words

Don’t be Fooled by Mylan’s False Charity

Yesterday Mylan announced enhancements to its copay assistance program for EpiPens in response to Congressional and media scrutiny. These programs reduce the copay amount patients pay for EpiPen, but do they really reduce the price? 635 more words

Drug Pricing

Sarah Jessica Parker Cuts EpiPen Ties After Price Hike

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NEW YORK (AP) – Saying she is “disappointed, saddened and deeply concerned” by the price hike of the EpiPen, actress Sarah Jessica Parker has cut ties with the company that makes the emergency allergy treatment. 114 more words


The Price Of EpiPen Has Skyrocketed For No Good Reason

This morning, Karson and Kennedy talked to a listener named Erica who relies on the life-saving medicine EpiPen for herself and her two children.

You won’t believe how much she had to spend at the drug store! 24 more words