EpiPen prescriptions rise as more children get food allergies

11/20/2008 | MSNBC

Prescriptions for EpiPen, a pocket-sized device that delivers a premeasured dose of epinephrine to counter food allergies, increased by 36% between 2003 and 2007, according to IMS Health. The increasing popularity has created a market for stylish EpiPen carriers, especially for children.

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