One EpiPen or two?

The recent BSACI recomendations to only prescribe one AAI also contradicts other advice to administer second dose after 5 minutes if anaphylaxis is not improving. Please sign this petition to recommend all GPs continue to prescribe two https://www.change.org/p/this-petition-supports-the-carrytwo-campaign-we-ask-the-bsaci-to-reverse-its-recommendation-of-one-auto-injector-pen-back-to-two #CarryTwo

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Confused over adrenaline auto-injectors prescription advice? So is the medical profession…

The Net Mums Community Facebook page (a great source of support for peanut and nut allergies) recently posted an interesting publication from the Resuscitation Council (UK) entitled “Frequently asked questions on Emergency treatment of anaphylactic reactions – Guidelines for healthcare providers“.

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One EpiPen or two?

Confused over adrenaline auto-injectors prescription advice? So is the medical profession…

The Net Mums Community Facebook page (a great source of support for peanut and nut allergies) recently posted an interesting publication from the Resuscitation Council (UK) entitled “Frequently asked questions on Emergency treatment of anaphylactic reactions – Guidelines for healthcare providers“. (more…)