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From Ontario, Canada:

Is there a pen for glucagon (similar to an Epipen for asthmatics), and if not, why?


The closest is the Glucagon Emergency Kit for injection that has the syringe with a needle, and, after reconstitution, it is injected.

  1. Glucagon is a powder and must be mixed before use because it is unstable.
  2. FDA approval would be prohibitive for the return on investment.


Original posting 31 Jan 2001
Posted to Other Medications


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