NBCNews: The generic of the lifesaving allergy medication will offer a cheaper alternative to the Mylan’s EpiPen, which has come under fire for massive price hikes.
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The Food and Drug Administration Thursday approved a new generic version of the EpiPen, a move that could drive down the price and increase the availability of the emergency allergy medication auto-injector.
The generic version will be made by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA (NYSE:TEVA) in 0.3 mg and 0.15 mg strengths, the New York Times reported.
EpiPen manufacturer Mylan has c ome under intense criticism for raising the price of the medication, which is used by people with severe allergies to prevent… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
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