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Runaway cost of EpiPens hits taxpayers right in their Medicare

12:05 EDT 22 Sep 2016 | MedCity News

EpiPen Prices Soar, Rattling Consumers

The abrupt rise is notable because many people think that life-threatening allergies are less common among the elderly. In addition, epinephrine — the active ingredient in EpiPens — can pose greater risks to older adults.

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