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EpiPen shortage: Chemists told to quiz parents on children's need

Chemists have been told by NHS England to check whether young children are in urgent need of adrenaline pens before dispensing the devices. Pharmacists must ask parents and carers how many auto-adrenaline injectors they have before deciding how many to give. Only children with no pens, including expired but usable ones, should get the standard… Read More »