Mylan CEO Defends EpiPen Prices In Face Of Congressional GrillingIn prepared testimony for Congress, CEO Heather Bresch says she believes Mylan has struck a balance between price and access to the drug.
New York Attorney General Launches Investigation Into EpiPen MakerNew York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is investigating the maker of EpiPen following a major outcry over the recent price surge of the potentially life-saving allergy medication.
Amid Criticism, Mylan Launching Generic $300 Version Of EpiPenMyland N.V. said that it anticipates having the generic versions available in the next several weeks. It will continue to market and distribute branded EpiPen.
Mylan Says It Will Expand Programs That Lower EpiPen CostsMylan N.V. said Thursday that the patient cost will be reduced through a savings card that will cover up to $300 for an EpiPen 2-Pak.
Lawmakers Raise Concerns Over Price Surge Of EpiPensThe EpiPen two pack that cost about $100 six years ago now sells for $600. That's nearly 500 percent increase and there's no other alternative as a generic option does not exist.
Rising Prices Make EpiPens A Costly Necessity For Families With Severe Food AllergiesNearly one out of every thirteen children has a food allergy, and for many parents EpiPens are life savers.
Sanofi Recalls All Auvi-Q Epinephrine Injectors Used For Allergic ReactionsSanofi is recalling hundreds of thousands of epinephrine injectors used to treat severe allergic reactions because they may not deliver the correct amount of the life-saving drug.
Suffolk County Police Officer Saves Boy During Severe Allergic ReactionA Suffolk County police officer came to the rescue this week, using an epipen to save a 12-year-old boy suffering from a severe allergic reaction.
Dr. Max Gomez: New Federal Law Urges Schools To Stock Up On EpiPensA new federal law that will take effect in 2014 urges schools to stock up on EpiPens to protect children who suffer from severe food allergies.
Following Son's Death, L.I. Family Urges Parents To Come Up With Food Allergy PlanGiovanni Cipriano,14, had an anaphylactic reaction to eating trail mix he didn't know contained peanuts. Gio slipped into a coma, was on life support for weeks and died last month.
Long Island Mom Fights To Get EpiPens In All SchoolsA nearly tragic incident has prompted one Long Island mother's crusade, WCBS 880's Sophia Hall reported.
HealthWatch: Insect StingsSummer weekends often mean insect stings. For most people, those bug bites are a nuisance, but for millions, they can be life-threatening, Dr. Max Gomez reports.