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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Fix Medicare drug rulesbe. Now, the controversy over the soaring cost of the EpiPen system for admini
Fix Medicare drug rules
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
be. Now, the controversy over the soaring cost of the EpiPen system for administering the allergic reaction antidote epinephrine proves yet again the Congress needs to reform Part D. Mylan Pharmaceuticals is the sole provider of the EpiPen... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Our View: What A $600 EpiPen says about the pharmaceutical industryManchin, a Democrat. Mother Manchin engaged in what USA Today called an “unpre
Our View: What A $600 EpiPen says about the pharmaceutical industry
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 hours ago
Manchin, a Democrat. Mother Manchin engaged in what USA Today called an “unprecedented effort” to get schools to purchase epinephrine auto-injectors, AKA EpiPens. Her enthusiasm for her daughter’s product led to state and federal laws requiring... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
ClickOnDetroit / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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News 8000
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Lewisboro
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corpsthe standard basic life support (BLS) medical equipment carried by an ambulance
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corps
The Daily Voice - Lewisboro / Posted yesterday
the standard basic life support (BLS) medical equipment carried by an ambulance along with advanced tools including syringe epinephrine (a significant cost reduction from EpiPens), Narcan for drug overdoses, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure... Read more
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The Daily Voice - North Salem
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corpsthe standard basic life support (BLS) medical equipment carried by an ambulance
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corps
The Daily Voice - North Salem / Posted yesterday
the standard basic life support (BLS) medical equipment carried by an ambulance along with advanced tools including syringe epinephrine (a significant cost reduction from EpiPens), Narcan for drug overdoses, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corpsthe standard basic life support (BLS) medical equipment carried by an ambulance
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corps
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted yesterday
the standard basic life support (BLS) medical equipment carried by an ambulance along with advanced tools including syringe epinephrine (a significant cost reduction from EpiPens), Narcan for drug overdoses, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Stafford: Never-ending presidential election drags ondictionaries. For those worried about not being able to let their kids out dur
Stafford: Never-ending presidential election drags on
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
dictionaries. For those worried about not being able to let their kids out during bee season because of the cost of epinephrine? Relax. There’s some evidence the Narcan shots work just as well and you can get those free. That’s it for now —... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
WTKR Norfolk / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their ownthan $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, in
Outrageous EpiPen prices lead some people to make their own
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
than $35, requires just a few parts which someone can easily get themselves, including an auto injector and a syringe. The epinephrine medicine and delivery system (an epinephrine pump) are currently at the center of a debate about pharmaceutical... Read more
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ABC News
Allergists Warn Against Using 'DIY EpiPen'School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, said in a previous interview that technicall
Allergists Warn Against Using 'DIY EpiPen'
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, said in a previous interview that technically parents could use a syringe and vial of epinephrine to stop an anaphylactic reaction, but that it was better to leave that up to medical professionals. "We know in... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
EpiPen makers brought parent bloggers to lavish events to gain influenceon social media. Their personal testimony helped persuade a number of state law
EpiPen makers brought parent bloggers to lavish events to gain influence
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
on social media. Their personal testimony helped persuade a number of state lawmakers to pass bills to get schools to stock epinephrine injectors, such as the EpiPen, according to legislators and others familiar with the lobbying effort. During the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Life-saving opioid overdose drug available, no prescription neededGrove and died in 2008 from an overdose of heroin and other drugs. "Now people
Life-saving opioid overdose drug available, no prescription needed
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Grove and died in 2008 from an overdose of heroin and other drugs. "Now people can actually go in just like they can get epinephrine or medication for another disorder and have somebody train them on how to save a life," said Chelsea Laliberte,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
EpiPen makers treated parent bloggers to lavish summits to gain influenceon social media. Their personal testimony helped persuade a number of state law
EpiPen makers treated parent bloggers to lavish summits to gain influence
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
on social media. Their personal testimony helped persuade a number of state lawmakers to pass bills to get schools to stock epinephrine injectors, such as the EpiPen, according to legislators and others familiar with the lobbying effort. During the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Recipe for ripoffs: Pricing drugs by their 'value' to sick peoplewe have struck that balance.” That’s a bold stance considering that each $300
Recipe for ripoffs: Pricing drugs by their 'value' to sick people
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
we have struck that balance.” That’s a bold stance considering that each $300 EpiPen contains about a dollar’s worth of epinephrine and Mylan didn’t even invent the plastic injector that delivers the drug. It purchased rights to manufacture and... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Local lawmakers: Honoring Father of the American Navy and morecompetition by streamlining the approval process to reduce barriers for those p
Local lawmakers: Honoring Father of the American Navy and more
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
competition by streamlining the approval process to reduce barriers for those pharmaceutical companies wishing to produce epinephrine auto injectors. STATEN ISLAND MUSEUM GRANT U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Kristen Gillibrand... Read more
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FOX News
Parent Bloggers Question Role In Mylan's Epipen Schools Pushon social media. Their personal testimony helped persuade a number of state law
Parent Bloggers Question Role In Mylan's Epipen Schools Push
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
on social media. Their personal testimony helped persuade a number of state lawmakers to pass bills to get schools to stock epinephrine injectors, such as the EpiPen, according to legislators and others familiar with the lobbying effort. During the... Read more
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Reuters
Parent bloggers question role in Mylan’s EpiPen schools pushEpiPen auto-injection epinephrine pens manufactured by Mylan NV pharmaceutical
Parent bloggers question role in Mylan’s EpiPen schools push
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
EpiPen auto-injection epinephrine pens manufactured by Mylan NV pharmaceutical company for use by severe allergy sufferers are seen in Washington, U.S. August 24, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Bourg/File Photo CHICAGO When Mylan NV recruited food allergy... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Recipe for ripoffs: Pricing drugs by their 'value' to sick peoplewe have struck that balance.” That’s a bold stance considering that each $300
Recipe for ripoffs: Pricing drugs by their 'value' to sick people
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
we have struck that balance.” That’s a bold stance considering that each $300 EpiPen contains about a dollar’s worth of epinephrine and Mylan didn’t even invent the plastic injector that delivers the drug. It purchased rights to manufacture and... Read more
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Fortune
Mylan's Blogger Recruits May Have Been 'Buttered Up' to Help Pass Billson social media. Their personal testimony helped persuade a number of state law
Mylan's Blogger Recruits May Have Been 'Buttered Up' to Help Pass Bills
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
on social media. Their personal testimony helped persuade a number of state lawmakers to pass bills to get schools to stock epinephrine injectors, such as the EpiPen, according to legislators and others familiar with the lobbying effort. During the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Group claims to make affordable EpiPen after surge in pricingThe online DIY enthusiast claims Mylan’s EpiPen can be made for hundreds less.
Group claims to make affordable EpiPen after surge in pricing
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
The online DIY enthusiast claims Mylan’s EpiPen can be made for hundreds less. “We developed the EpiPencil which is an epinephrine auto injector built entirely from off-the-shelf parts which can be assembled in the matter of minutes for just... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Epipen Hearing On Capitol Hillprofitable as everyone thinks. Epipens are used in allergic reaction emergenci
Epipen Hearing On Capitol Hill
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 3 days ago
profitable as everyone thinks. Epipens are used in allergic reaction emergencies to inject a dose of the life-saving drug epinephrine. The cost of an Epipen two-pack has risen from 94 dollars in 2007 to 6-hundred nine dollars today. Worried... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costsand eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, b
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costs
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
and eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, but the syringes, prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, expire after a year. The company says it has distributed tens of thousands of free shots to schools and raised... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costsand eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, b
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costs
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
and eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, but the syringes, prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, expire after a year. The company says it has distributed tens of thousands of free shots to schools and raised... Read more
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Market Watch
5 things we still don’t know about EpiPen pricing after Mylan’s congressional beatingshock appears poised to become the norm for consumers. Will there be more EpiPe
5 things we still don’t know about EpiPen pricing after Mylan’s congressional beating
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
shock appears poised to become the norm for consumers. Will there be more EpiPen competitors soon? There are currently two epinephrine auto-injectors on the market, although Mylan’s EpiPen has by far the biggest market share. The Food and Drug... Read more
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MedCity News
Runaway cost of EpiPens hits taxpayers right in their Medicarerise is notable because many people think that life-threatening allergies are l
Runaway cost of EpiPens hits taxpayers right in their Medicare
MedCity News / Posted 3 days ago
rise is notable because many people think that life-threatening allergies are less common among the elderly. In addition, epinephrine — the active ingredient in EpiPens — can pose greater risks to older adults. Food and Drug Administration... Read more
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CNBC
Embattled EpiPen CEO draws fire over private jet usewhether Americans are being bilked for a lifesaving drug like EpiPen." EpiPens
Embattled EpiPen CEO draws fire over private jet use
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
whether Americans are being bilked for a lifesaving drug like EpiPen." EpiPens are auto-injection devices that contain epinephrine, a drug that can counteract a potentially fatal allergic reaction known as anaphylaxis. The exchange bore a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costsand eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, b
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costs
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
and eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, but the syringes, prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, expire after a year. The company says it has distributed tens of thousands of free shots to schools and raised... Read more
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Newsmax
Mylan Blasted for Raising EpiPen Prices to Get 'Filthy Rich'hearing. As Mylan raised the price, it also helped push policies to have schoo
Mylan Blasted for Raising EpiPen Prices to Get 'Filthy Rich'
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
hearing. As Mylan raised the price, it also helped push policies to have schools stock the shot, which is now the dominant epinephrine auto-injector in the U.S. In addition, it has led campaigns to raise awareness of dangerous allergic reactions... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
CEO defends EpiPen pricesand eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, b
CEO defends EpiPen prices
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, but the syringes, prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, expire after a year. The company says it has made strides to more widely distribute the drug to schools and... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costsand eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, b
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costs
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
and eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, but the syringes, prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, expire after a year. The company says it has distributed tens of thousands of free shots to schools and raised... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Mylan CEO defends EpiPen cost to angry lawmakersand eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, b
Mylan CEO defends EpiPen cost to angry lawmakers
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
and eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, but the syringes, prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, expire after a year. The company says it has distributed tens of thousands of free shots to schools and raised... Read more
287 related stories
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WFMJ Youngstown
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costsand eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, b
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costs
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 4 days ago
and eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, but the syringes, prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, expire after a year. The company says it has distributed tens of thousands of free shots to schools and raised... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costsand eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, b
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costs
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
and eggs. People usually keep multiple EpiPens handy at home, school or work, but the syringes, prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, expire after a year. The company says it has distributed tens of thousands of free shots to schools and raised... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costsFILE - In this July 8, 2016, file photo, a pharmacist holds a package of EpiPen
Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costs
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this July 8, 2016, file photo, a pharmacist holds a package of EpiPens epinephrine auto-injector, a Mylan product, in Sacramento, Calif. Mylan CEO Heather Bresch is defending the cost for life-saving EpiPens and is offering no suggestion... Read more
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