EpiPen

FDA Warns Of Possible EpiPen Malfunction

(CNN) - The FDA is warning about the possibility of EpiPen malfunctions. EpiPens are devices that deliver life-saving medication in cases of severe, potentially life-threatening allergic reactions. According to the FDA, manufacturing defects or user error could prevent them…

Some Epipen Expiration Dates Extended

Philadelphia, PA (WFMZ) - The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday it's extending the expiration date for some Epipens. The move comes in the wake of Epipen shortages. Epipens are auto-injectors that deliver epinephrine to help treat life-threatening allergic…

Widespread Epipen Shortage Reported in U.S.

(CNN) - A warning for parents whose children use Epipens. A widespread shortage across the country could send kids with serious allergies back to school unprotected. The Epipen shortage, which has been an issue for months is caused by…

FDA Anticipates Epipen Shortage

(CNN) - The FDA is anticipating a shortage of Epipen, Epipen junior, and generic epinephrine auto-injectors. The agency says manufacturing delays are the reason for what it expects to be a short-term shortage. The products are still currently available. The…

Mylan Agrees to $465 Million Settlement Over EpiPen

Philadelphia, PA (WFMZ) - Pharmaceutical company Mylan has agreed to pay $465-million in a settlement with the Department of Justice. The payment would settle claims that Mylan misclassified EpiPen as a generic drug in order to avoid rebates; mostly payable…