Update on U.S. EpiPen Recall: Replacing Devices and Info on Potential Defect

Posted on Thu 04/06/2017 by


Important information for many people

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H/T Allergic Living.com.

Here is an update on the Epi-Pen Recall.

If you have an Epi-Pen Please check the code numbers it could mean the difference between life and death.

Do you own EpiPens that are part of the March 31, 2017 recall? Pharmaceutical company Mylan provides the following step-by-step guidance on how to replace these EpiPens and EpiPen Jrs.

As well, Allergic Living gets answers from Mylan on some key questions about the devices that were recalled.

Update provided by Mylan on the recalled lots of EpiPen

STEP 1: Check the lot number on your carton or device to see if your EpiPen® Auto-Injector is affected by the recall.

Recalled Lots in U.S.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The NDC on the box ends with “2” because it contains two EpiPen Auto-injectors. The NDC on the individual EpiPen within the box has an NDC ending in “1.”

If your EpiPen

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