Kaiser Stops Overcharging For EpiPen Prescriptions After ComplaintsKaiser Permanente is making changes following our reports it was rationing the lifesaving EpiPen by only giving patients half of their prescription – one syringe instead of the usual two.
State Board Of Pharmacy Investigating Kaiser EpiPen PolicyAfter some parents were outraged at having to pay full price for half of the EpiPens Kaiser was providing to treat food and other allergies, state officials are investigating the situation.
Kaiser Refusing To Provide EpiPens In Recommended Two-PackSome parents in the Bay Area are raising concerns after Kaiser started rationing life-saving EpiPens, only giving out to a single dose of the allergy medication instead of the recommended two-packs.
CVS Now Sells Generic Version Of EpiPen, At A 6th Of 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.
Company Behind EpiPen Declines To Testify At Committee Hearing On $465M SettlementMylan is declining to testify at his committee’s hearing next week on a settlement between the company and the Justice Department over its life-saving Epi-Pen.
Why Doctors Haven't Been Prescribing the Cheaper EpiPen AlternativeIt has been available for years, it’s a fraction of the cost and doctors say it is as safe and effective as the brand name EpiPen device.
Congress Grills CEO Over Massive EpiPen Price HikeOutraged Republican and Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday grilled the head of pharmaceutical company Mylan about the significant cost increase of its life-saving EpiPens.
EpiPen Manufacturer Offers Discount Coupons After Backlash Over 400% Price HikeAfter a furor over what appears to be price-gouging, the drug maker of life-saving EpiPen Auto-Injectors is offering discounts to patients who use them.
Sarah Jessica Parker Cuts Ties With EpiPen After Price HikeSaying she is "disappointed, saddened and deeply concerned" by the price hike of the EpiPen, actress Sarah Jessica Parker has cut ties with the company that makes the emergency allergy treatment...
Lawmakers Call For Investigation Into 400 Percent Price Hike Of Life-Saving EpiPenThe cost of life saving EpiPens has soared 400% since its maker Mylan acquired the product in 2007, and now Congress wants to know why.
Bill To Require EpiPens In Public Schools Faces Opposition From Teachers Union A California Senate bill would require public schools to stock epinephrine auto-injectors on campus in the event a student experiences a severe allergic reaction or anaphylaxis, but those in the medical field are getting push back from the teachers union.