As we reported Tuesday, Spectrum Laboratory Merchandise issued a worldwide recall of sure a number of their powdered epinephrine used to fabricate completed dose merchandise that deal with a wide range of life-threatening situations together with anaphylaxis.
Though some variety of hospitals, clinics, and physicians’ workplaces will little doubt be affected, we reached out to the producers of auto-injectors marketed within the US — Viatris (previously Mylan for EpiPen, EpiPen Jr), Kaléo (Auvi-Q), Amneal (Adrenaclick generic), Teva (EpiPen generic) and Adamis (Symjepi) — to search out out if their merchandise have been affected by the recall.
Caryn Foster Durham, Senior Director, Company Communications for Kaléo — states the Auvi-Q household of auto-injectors is NOT affected by the recall:
Our due to Ms Durham for her immediate reply which is able to put the minds of many homeowners of Auvi-Q relaxed.
Click on right here to see Viatris’ response concerning EpiPen.
We’ll publish the statements of the remaining producers as we obtain them.