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EpiPen maker settles suit for $456 million, $9 million to Florida

Mylan Inc. settled allegations for $465 million it knowingly underpaid rebates owed to the Medicaid program for EpiPen products, officials said Friday.

Florida’s share is more than $9 million, Attorney General Pam Bondi said about the settlement that includes the federal government and states. 83 more words


EpiPen batch recalled in Singapore after concerns over defects

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SINGAPORE: A batch of the EpiPen device, which is used to treat severe allergic reactions in an emergency, has been recalled in Singapore, said the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) on Wednesday (Sep 13). 186 more words

Current Affairs

FDA slams EpiPen maker for doing nothing while hundreds failed, people died

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The manufacturer of EpiPen devices failed to address known malfunctions in its epinephrine auto-injectors even as hundreds of customer complaints rolled in and failures were linked to deaths, according to the Food and Drug Administration. 460 more words


So my insurance company won't pay for this thing I'm supposed to have.

So, since you have to get to a hospital anyway if you should be so unfortunate to have to use it, who gives a flying fuck? 37 more words

Colorado To Receive $5.5 Million In EpiPen Settlement

DENVER (CBS4)– Colorado will get more than $5 million from the makers of EpiPen. The drug company Mylan has been accused of charging the government an outrageous price for the potentially life-saving drug. 57 more words


Sharon Police Save Woman Suffering From Spider Bites With EpiPen

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SHARON (KDKA) – Sharon police officers saved the life of a woman who was going into anaphylactic shock Friday morning. 462 more words