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6/25/13 1:34 PM
 
Blog Entry by Kids With Food Allergies offline
Mylan Specialty L.P. Joins Forces with Adrian Peterson and Jo Frost to Launch Anaphylaxis Preparedness CampaignInspired by the millions of people who have made EpiPen® (epinephrine) Auto-Injector the No. 1 prescribed epinephrine auto-injector for...
 
6/25/13 1:45 PM
 
Blog Entry by Kids With Food Allergies offline
Last year, we reported that Vikings' star Adrian Peterson had been rushed to the hospital after a severe allergic reaction to seafood. Now, he's partnering with Mylan Specialty (maker of EpiPens) to launch the Anaphylaxis Preparedness Campaign....
 
8/20/13 2:06 PM
 
Blog Entry by Kids With Food Allergies offline
This Back-to-School Season, Mylan Specialty L.P. Encourages People to be Better Prepared for a Life-Threatening Allergic Reaction BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Mylan Specialty L.P., the fully integrated specialty...
 
8/14/12 9:42 PM
 
Blog Entry by Kids With Food Allergies offline
Through EpiPen4Schools™ Program, Mylan Helps Schools Better Prepare For Students With Life-Threatening Allergies  BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Specialty L.P., the fully-integrated specialty pharmaceutical...
 
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9/6/12 8:21 PM
 
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2/5/13 1:51 PM
 
Blog Entry by Kids With Food Allergies offline
Basking Ridge, NJ, January 31, 2013 – Valentine’s Day brings the exchange of cards and candy, and marks a popular time for social events and dates involving food. But for parents whose children have life-threatening food allergies, it...
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
8/6/13 12:00 PM
 
Blog Entry by Kids With Food Allergies offline
Commercially Available Epinephrine Auto-Injectors Available with a Prescription in the United States   by Angela Nace, PharmD   Epinephrine auto-injectors remain the mainstay treatment for anaphylaxis. Several epinephrine auto-injectors are...
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
6/24/13 8:05 AM
 
Comment by Lynda offline
There will be 4 epinephrine auto injectors on the US market by the end of June - Adrenaclick, Auvi-Q, EpiPen and a generic of Adrenaclick.
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
9/16/13 10:51 AM
 
Comment by Kim W offline
Unfortunately, our insurance won't cover auvi-Q.  It is interesting, however, since we pay 90% of our prescriptions.  I did find out through an Auvi-Q rep that pharmacies set their own price.  I had the pharmacist check on the pricing...
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
10/19/13 5:32 PM
 
Comment by Esther Mallon offline
well im just finding out that my two youngest one s has got a milk and peach allery and one of them also have asthsm too and I don't even have a pen in the house at all wht do I doi also have a food allergy to and we can afford one either and I ask my...
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
10/19/13 5:41 PM
 
Comment by Kathy P offline
Hi Esther - I know that Auvi-Q and Epi Pen both have discounts at the moment to cover the cost of a prescription.  You can see the link Lynda posted about regarding the Auvi-Q.  And here is the info on EpiPen .
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
10/19/13 5:53 PM
 
Comment by Starkled offline
Welcome Esther!!    Sorry to hear that you are dealing with food allergies, but we are glad that you found us!  You've come to the right place for support.    The majority of insurances do cover epinephrine auto-injectors, but...
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
10/20/13 1:14 PM
 
Comment by cheymom offline
Esther!  Most insurances do cover Epipens.  I would recommend calling your insurance and ask them if they cover Epipens.
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
7/11/13 10:02 AM
 
Comment by blake201 offline
I got a prescription for Auvi-Q and tried to have it filled but my insurance refused it—they said I had to pay full price ($200+). So for now we are sticking with Epi-Pens.
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
7/11/13 3:01 PM
 
Comment by amdeitz offline
My son's allergist gave us a voucher/coupon in case our insurance did not cover it - $25.00 for the first 2.  Luckily, our insurance covered it, but it is still more expensive than Epi Pens.  However, the smaller size (my son is just...
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
7/11/13 3:02 PM
 
Comment by FloridaAllergy offline
This is very interesting. Do you know if the generic for Adrenaclick will "overwrite" the brand one? We cannot seem to find its availability at least in FL. 
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
7/12/13 3:54 PM
 
Comment by Starkled offline
Originally Posted by FloridaAllergy:   This is very interesting. Do you know if the generic for Adrenaclick will "overwrite" the brand one? We cannot seem to find its availability at least in FL.  Hello Francesca,   By overwrite, do you...
 
Important News About Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
7/25/13 3:45 PM
 
Comment by Lynda offline
We will be updating the downloadable resource with new discount information from Auvi-Q:   New discount offer from Auvi-Q. Up to $100 per two‑pack of Auvi‑Q, up to a maximum of three two‑packs per prescription. This offer can be used an unlimited...
 
Everything You Need to Know About Epinephrine (Video & Resources)
3/2/14 5:50 PM
 
Comment by melkorey offline
Here is the link where you can download KFA's Babysitter/Drop-Off form: http://community.kidswithfooda...ivers-camps-and-more
 
Everything You Need to Know About Epinephrine (Video & Resources)
3/2/14 4:03 PM
 
Comment by Kathy P offline
Thanks for the feedback ladies!  I'm glad you both found the webinar and resources helpful.   Thanks for noting that that the link for the babysitting handout is not there.
 
Everything You Need to Know About Epinephrine (Video & Resources)
2/28/14 11:42 AM
 
Blog Entry by Kids With Food Allergies offline
Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) , a division of the  Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America hosted a free educational webinar on February 26, 2014 featuring two of our medical advisors, Michael Pistiner, MD, and Angela Nace, PharmD. They...
 
 
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