Epinephrine

Epinephrine is the first line of treatment for anaphylaxis.  If your allergist prescribed epinephrine for you or your child’s food allergy, it is critical that you always carry it with you.  Epinephrine saves lives.

Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

Auvi-Q

EpiPen

Epinephrine Injection (Generic version) by Adrenaclick

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Helpful Information about Epinephrine:

Epinephrine: from Anaphylaxis Canada

How Does Epinephrine Turn Off An Allergic Reaction: from Allergic Living by Dr. Hema

Myths and Facts About Epinephrine: Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Epinephrine Study: Dr. Stukus Nationwide Children’s Hospital 2014

Lessons from a Teen Food Allergy Tragedy: The Natalie Giorgi Story: When to administer epinephrine questions answered.

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