If you or someone you know has a child with a severe allergy, this video is for you! So many parents get their prescriptions for an EpiPen filled, but should their kids have an allergic reaction, they panic.
Take a deep breath. Dr. Kim Foster will show you the two simple steps to use your EpiPen in case of a severe allergic reaction. She’ll also tell you how to get a free EpiPen Training Device so you can practice at home, to help ensure that you are prepared and confident should the need arise.
This is proudly sponsored by EpiPen®.
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EpiPen® and EpiPen® Jr (epinephrine) Auto-Injectors are indicated for the emergency treatment of anaphylactic reactions in patients who are determined to be at increased risk for anaphylaxis, including individuals with a history of anaphylactic reactions. Selection of the appropriate dosage strength is determined according to patient body weight.
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