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#EpiPen

# epipen - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Users of Epipens warned to check theirs as batch is recalled

The recall affects around 1,000 units.

# epipen - Saturday 3 September, 2016

How a life-saving device turned into a PR nightmare for one pharma firm

Drugs manufacturer Mylan jabbed itself in the foot when it bumped up the price of the EpiPen.

# epipen - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

A catastrophe waiting to happen? A child could die from allergies while in school

1 in 5 anaphylactic reactions happen in school but teachers not required to administer medicine

# epipen - Friday 23 January, 2015

EpiPens could be made more widely available after death of 14-year-old girl

The Department of Health is considering the move.

# epipen - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Mother of allergy-shock victim to politicians: "Emma's death was so avoidable"

An Oireachtas committee heard this evening calls for the widespread availability of epipens and increased awareness of fatal allergies.