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Expiration Date for EpiPen
To address continued shortages of EpiPen®, Pfizer and Mylan are coordinating with FDA toextend the expiration dates by four monthsof all lots of EpiPen®(epinephrine injection, USP) 0.3 mg Auto- Injectors and its authorized generic version currently on the market in the U.S. after a review of stability data. Patients should have confidence in using the products as Pfizer works to stabilize supply.
The affected lots, which have current expiration dates between February 2019 and October 2020, are listed in a table with their new expiration dates onFDA's websiteandEpiPen.com/EpiPenSupply.The extension of the expiration dates does not apply to EpiPen Jr®(epinephrine injection, USP) 0.15 mg Auto-Injectors and its authorized generic version. Patients must continue to adhere to the manufacturer's expiry date labeled on EpiPen Jr®0.15 mg and Epinephrine Injection, USP Auto- Injectors 0.15 products.
Allergy Clinic of Tulsa’s very own Dr. James Love is the 2018 TulsaKids Family Favorites contest winner for the Favorite Allergist category. Dr. Timothy Nickel is the 2018 Finalist for the same category. We couldn’t be more proud of our physicians!
Sometimes children labeled with food allergy due to past positive tests aren't really allergic at all and can eat all and can eat these foods without symptoms. Your allergist may want to introduce your child to these foods, using a safer manner than just trying it at home. This is called a food challenge. Ask your allergist if this would be an option for your child.
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Our primary goal at Allergy Clinic of Tulsa since 1959 is to provide our patients focused, cost efficient medical care with stated treatment goals and measurable results. We hope you will browse our website and feel free to contact us with questions, comments or to schedule an appointment. Our medical staff includes seven board certified medical doctors trained in pediatric and adult treatment of allergy, asthma and immunology related conditions, as well as testing for various food and drink allergies.
Girl, 11, dies after a severe allergic reaction to TOOTHPASTE
Girl, 11, dies after a severe allergic reaction to TOOTHPASTE that contained a milk protein
- Denise Saldate, 11, from West Covina, California, was diagnosed with a dairy allergy at age one
- She was prescribed toothpaste on April 4 to help strengthen her tooth enamel
- That evening, she went into anaphylactic shock, which is when the immune system overreacts to an allergen
- Her parents discovered the toothpaste had Recaldent, a milk-derived protein
- Denise was in the hospital for two days before she passed away on April 6
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By Mary Kekatos, 04/18/2019, Girl, 11, dies after a severe allergic reaction to TOOTHPASTE that contained a milk protein
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