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Dr. Janet Woodcock

FDA extends EpiPen expiration date to combat shortage

FDA extends EpiPen expiration date to combat shortage

WASHINGTON — Facing a national shortage of EpiPens, the Food and Drug Administration has extended the expiration dates of certain lots of the life-saving allergy drug by four months. The extensions apply to the 0.3 mg dose of EpiPen and its authorized generic, with current expiration dates between April and December 2018, according to a statement