Generic Version Of EpiPen A Welcome Option For Allergy SufferersThe FDA has cleared the way for a generic version of the EpiPen which could save families hundreds of dollars.
FDA Approves First Generic Version Of EpiPenThe US Food and Drug Administration on Thursday announced the approval of the first generic version of EpiPen.
Colorado To Receive $5.5 Million In EpiPen SettlementColorado will get more than $5 million from the makers of EpiPen. The drug company Mylan has been accused of charging the government an outrageous price for the potentially life-saving drug.
Do You Have Food Allergies? Here Are The Biggest CulpritsAlthough the number of children who suffer from peanut allergy has tripled over the past 15 years, the total number of Americans with food allergy has risen more slowly. The percentage of people with food allergies is about 4 percent, with the majority affected being adult women.
CVS Generic Competitor To EpiPen, Sold At A 6th The PriceCVS is now selling a rival, generic version of Mylan's EpiPen at about a sixth of its price, just months after the maker of the life-saving allergy treatment was eviscerated before Congress because of its soaring cost to consumers.
Growing Trend: Americans Looking To Canada For Prescription DrugsCBS4 Investigator Rick Sallinger looked into the trend of people going north of the border for life-saving medicine as a way around the skyrocketing prices of prescription drugs.
Some Health Insurance Companies Won't Take EpiPen CouponsThe maker of EpiPens offered patients more help to pay for its costly emergency allergy shots but didn't budge Thursday on the $608 price. Some insurance companies won't take the coupons which leaves little choice for families who depend on the medication.
Band To Finish Album In Memory Of Teen Member Who Died From Peanut AllergyA high school community in Littleton is heartbroken after a teenager died on Monday night. His father says he died because of an allergic reaction to peanuts.