Mylan on Friday announced that it has signed an agreement with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts to help increase awareness of anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction.
In its first year, more than 20,000 schools across all 50 states participated in the program that offers four free EpiPen or EpiPen Jr (epinephrine) Auto-Injectors to qualifying schools in the United States.
Allermates today announced it is introducing EpiPen, Auvi-Q and asthma inhaler carrying cases.
Drug maker Mylan will pass out free EpiPen injectors to children in schools, the company said Tuesday.
"Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jacks," goes the line from the famous baseball anthem. For some people, however, that innocuous lyric is a ticket to the hospital, or worse.
Two companies have settled with Teva over the latter's efforts to launch a generic version of an emergency treatment for allergic reactions.
Mylan subsidiary Dey Pharma has launched a mobile application for patients at risk of severe allergic reactions, which is tied to its EpiPen product.