Yellowknife experiencing EpiPen shortage

by Sidney Cohen - August 10, 2018

Yellowknife is in the midst of an EpiPen shortage, and new doses of the medication for life-threatening allergies may not arrive at pharmacies until early September. The EpiPen delivers an emergency injection of epinephrine, also known as adrenaline, which is a medication used to reduce the effects of anaphylaxis. Last week Health Canada issued an…

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