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  • Sanofi recalls all pen injectors used for allergic reactions

    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. —Sanofi is recalling hundreds of thousands of epinephrine injectors used to treat severe allergic reactions because they may not deliver the correct amount of the lifesaving drug. The recall includes all Auvi-Q injections currently on the U.S. market, or roughly 490,000 packs of the devices, the company says. Most packs include two injectors.

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  • Penicillin Allergies

    Penicillin belongs to an important group of antibiotics called beta-lactam antibiotics which are generally effective in treating common bacterial infections, are relatively inexpensive and are therefore widely used to treat skin, ear, sinus and upper respiratory tract infections. It is known that about 90% of patients with history of a “penicillin allergy” are not truly

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