Updates to Instructions for Use of Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

Read the full Food Allergy Research Network Blog

Key Takeaways

  • Hold patient’s leg and limit movement during administration to avoid lacerations and bent/broken needles
  • Look out for symptoms of skin and soft tissue infections

For EpiPen® and EpiPen Jr® Auto-Injectors only:

  • Injection hold time reduced from 10 seconds to 3 seconds

 

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