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Expanded Voluntary Worldwide Recall of EpiPen and EpiPen Junior Auto-Injector

April 10, 2017 3:58 pm Published by

 

We would like to inform you of a recent recall of EpiPen and EpiPen Junior Auto-Injectors.  Epinephrine is a drug used to treat life-threatening allergic reactions.  There have been reports of the device having a defect that could result in difficulty giving the medication.  Though this has been reported as extremely rare, we would like to make you aware so that you can exchange your current medication if it is affected by this recall.

We will be sending out information to families that may have been affected by this recall via mail. A copy of the recall notice can be accessed here: EpiPen and EpiPen Junior Auto-Injector.

If you find that your EpiPen or EpiPen Junior Auto-Injector is on the recall list, please refer to the following website for further instructions on how to obtain a new device: Mylan.com/EpiPenRecall

Please do not hesitate to contact our office with any questions or concerns at
(716) 884-0230 ext 4. 

 

 

 

 

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