Are EpiPens Still Good After Their Expiration Date?
Are EpiPens Still Good After Their Expiration Date?One pharmacist decided to find out how long an EpiPen stays useable.
MS Group Praises New Drug Despite High Price Tag
MS Group Praises New Drug Despite High Price TagWhy a drug that costs $65,000 a year is making patient groups happy.
EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. Recalled: Recall Expanded from Europe and AsiaTwo previous reports of device failures lead EpiPen maker to expand recall to the United States.
Opinion: More industry-stakeholders play blame game for high drug costsOur policy analyst weighs in on a new drug industry PR campaign that attempts to shift the blame for high drug costs.
EpiPens Recalled Overseas Due to Reported FailuresTwo device failures lead Mylan to recall more than 80,000 EpiPens overseas.
Insulin makers accused of price collusionU.S. congressmen last week asked the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission to investigate three insulin makers for price collusion—the latest in concerns over insulin prices.
Drug maker pays out millions over EpiPen chargesAs Mylan continues to face criticism over price hikes on its EpiPen epinephrine injection, the company agreed to a $465 million settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice and other agencies for overcharging on the EpiPen.
Cheaper generic EpiPen doesn't quiet criticsDespite offering a generic version of its EpiPen, Mylan has been unable to curb the backlash that began in late August over the cost of its epinephrine injection.
EpiPen discounts offered after pricing flapAfter protests by patients, parents and Congressional representatives, Mylan said it would offer discounts on its epinephrine EpiPen Auto-Injector treatment to stop allergic reactions.
EpiPen adoption in U.S. schools soars after passage of federal lawBefore passage of this legislation, only four states mandated access to epinephrine in schools. Now nearly every state has passed such a law.