Epinephrine Auto-Injector (EpiPen)

Alternatives

EpiPen is a brand name for an epinephrine auto-injector. There are other alternatives [1] [2], such as:

Adrenaclick [3]

Auvi-Q [4]

Teva (coming soon) [5]

 

Using EpiPen

Knowing when and how to use an EpiPen is critical knowledge to have. The importance of promptly administering epinephrine when needed cannot be overstated. [6]

 

EpiPen Facts

You should also know how to properly store and dispose of the EpiPen. [7]

Did you know, not all ambulances carry epinephrine and not all paramedics can administer it? [8]

Here’s even more information related to epinephrine. [9]

 

Coupon

Are you looking for an EpiPen coupon? [10] Please let me know if this link ever expires and I will remove it from my site.


[1] https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/fda-has-approved-first-generic-epipen-alternative-180970064/

[2] https://www.fda.gov/newsevents/newsroom/pressannouncements/ucm617173.htm

[3] http://adrenaclick.com/

[4] https://www.auvi-q.com/

[5] https://www.in-pharmatechnologist.com/Article/2018/08/20/Teva-set-to-launch-generic-EpiPen-amid-global-shortage

[6] https://snacksafely.com/2017/04/epinephrine-first-period/

[7] https://www.foodallergy.org/life-with-food-allergies/epinephrine/how-to-use-an-epinephrine-auto-injector

[8] https://shmallergy.wordpress.com/2016/08/08/does-your-ambulance-carry-epinephrine/

[9] http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2017/02/09/peds.2016-4006

[10] https://sservices.trialcard.com/Coupon/Epinephrine

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