FDA Approves First Generic Competitor of EpiPen Epinephrine Auto-Injector

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first generic version of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr (epinephrine) auto-injector for the emergency treatment of allergic …

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Peanut Allergy Alert – Marsee Baking Cookies Sold At Café Yumm! Restaurants

Marsee Baking Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Peanuts In Cookies Sold At Café Yumm! Restaurants For Immediate Release August 15, 2018 Contact Consumers info@cafeyumm.com 1-877-367-9866 Media Marne Dunder marne.dunder@cafeyumm.com 54…

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Peanut Allergy Alert – Salt & Straw Chocolate Gooey Brownie Ice Cream

Salt & Straw Voluntarily Recalls Certain Lots of Chocolate Gooey Brownie Ice Cream Pints Due to Possible Undeclared Peanuts For Immediate Release August 14, 2018 Contact Consumers human@saltandstraw.com 833-971-2828 Media Melissa Brous…

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Kaléo Confirms U.S. Availability of AUVI-Q® Auto-injector for Back-to-School Season

Kaléo, a privately-held pharmaceutical company, today commented on reports of continued manufacturing delays of epinephrine auto-injectors in the United States. Kaléo confirmed that AUVI-Q® (epinephrine injection, USP) Auto-injectors a…

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The Tools You Need to Send Your Child With Food Allergies Back to School

Summer is drawing to a close and it’s back-to-school time once again. That means it’s time to make sure you have everything you need to keep your child with food allergies…

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FDA Grants Breakthrough Therapy Designation for Xolair (Omalizumab) for Food Allergies

Genentech announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation for Xolair® (omalizumab) for the prevention of severe allergic reactions following accidental exposure to one or mo…

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8 Ways to Teach Children About Food Allergies

Teaching your child about food allergies is an important part of keeping them safe. Young children can start to learn about food allergies at a young age. This knowledge w…

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Updated Mylan Statement on U.S. Supply of EpiPen Auto-Injectors

[PRESS RELEASE] Our manufacturing partner Meridian Medical Technologies, a Pfizer company, continues to experience interruptions in the production of EpiPen® (epinephrine …

No comments, KFA News Team, August 8, 2018

Egg Allergy Alert – Hostess Cookies ‘n Creme Brownies

Voluntary Recall of Hostess Cookies ‘n Creme Brownies For Immediate Release August 3, 2018 Contact Consumers Marie Espinel and Katie Lewis mespinel@lakpr.com klewis@lakpr.com 212-575-4545 Announcement Kansas City, MO – Hostess Brands, …

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Milk Allergy Alert: Sweet Earth Foods Aloha BBQ Quesadilla

Sweet Earth Foods is initiating a voluntary recall of a limited amount of 8-ounce packages of Sweet Earth Aloha BBQ Quesadilla due to mismatched packaging, resulting in undeclared egg and milk allergens. People who are allergic to eggs…

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