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An Epi pill may eventually replace the over priced EpiPen

An Epi pill may eventually replace the over priced EpiPen By now, we have all heard about how the EpiPen’s manufacturer, Mylan had raised the price repeatedly to make a $7 dollar device cost over $500.  The device has approximately a $1 dosage of Epinephrine.  The CEO was making an 18 million dollar salary, mostly due to the price increases and distribution of the pen Another company is working on a pill based replacement for the EpiPen which bypasses Mylan’s patent by having the dosage orally taken, which may be an acceptable replacement which can be much better priced. Check this Read More »