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 Allergic Reaction Anaphylaxis Epipen Usage PDF

The Allergic Reaction Anaphylaxis Epipen Usage is a First Aid workplace posters poster.

This poster, provided by Mylan, the manufacturer of the EpiPen, instructs on how to use an EpiPen® (epinephrine injection, USP) Auto-Injector to treat life-threatening allergic reactions (anaphylaxis).

This poster may be useful for businesses where people may be exposed to food allergens, or where epinephrine injection pens are kept in supply.

EpiPen®, EpiPen Jr®, EpiPen 2-Pak®, EpiPen Jr 2-Pak®, Never-See-Needle®, and the Mylan logo are registered trademarks of Mylan Inc.

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Remove the Auto-Injector from the 
clear carrier tube.
Flip open the yellow cap of your EpiPen	
® or  
the green cap of your EpiPen Jr	® carrier tube.
Tip and slide the auto-injector out of the  
carrier tube.
Hold the auto-injector in your fist with   
the orange tip pointing downward.
Blue to the sky, orange to the thigh
With your other hand, remove the blue  
safety release by pulling straight up   
without bending or twisting it.	
If you are administering to a young child, hold the leg firmly in place while 
administering an injection.
Place the orange tip against the middle of the outer thigh (upper leg)\
 at a right 
angle (perpendicular) to the thigh.
Swing and push the auto-injector firmly  until it “clicks.” The click signals that 
the injection has started.
Hold firmly in place for 3 seconds (count slowly 1, 2, 3). 
Remove the auto-injector from the thigh.  The orange tip will extend  
to cover the needle. If the needle is still visible, do not attempt to r\
euse it.
Massage the injection area for 10 seconds.
You may need further medical attention. 
If symptoms continue or recur, you may need to use a second EpiPen	® or EpiPen Jr	® Auto-Injector.	
How to use an EpiPen	
(epinephrine injection, USP) Auto-Injector	
• The needle comes out of the orange tip.
• To avoid an accidental injection, never put your thumb, fingers or hand over the   
orange tip. If an accidental injection happens, get medical help right a\
NEVER-SEE-NEEDLE	® helps with protection. Protects against needle   
exposure before and after use.	
EpiPen	® (epinephrine injection, USP) 0.3 mg or EpiPen Jr	® (epinephrine injection, USP) 0.15 mg Auto-Injectors are for the emergency treatment 
of life-threatening allergic reactions (anaphylaxis) caused by allergens, exercise, or unknown triggers; and for people who are at increased risk 
for these reactions. EpiPen	
® or EpiPen Jr	® are intended for immediate administration as emergency supportive therapy only. Seek immediate 
emergency medical help right away.	
Use EpiPen	® or EpiPen Jr	® Auto-Injectors right away when you have an allergic emergency (anaphylaxis). Get emergency medical help right 
away.  You may need further medical attention. Only a healthcare professional should give additional doses of epinephrine	  if you need more 
than two injections for a single anaphylactic episode. EpiPen	® or EpiPen Jr	® should only  be injected into the middle of your outer thigh (upper 
leg), through clothing if necessary. Do not inject into your veins, buttocks, fingers, toes, hands or feet. Hold the leg of young children firmly in 
place before and during injection to prevent injuries. In case of accidental injection, please seek immediate medical treatment. 
Not actual patient. 
Please see additional Important Safety Information and Indications on the back.
Please see accompanying Full Prescribing Information and Patient Information.

No Window or Liquid
Identify the EpiPen	
® Trainer by: 	
Practice with your Trainer repeatedly 
to become familiar with it.	
or	or	
The grey EpiPen	® Trainer contains no 
medicine and no needle, and SHOULD NOT 
BE USED during an anaphylactic reaction.
Always have access to two Auto-Injectors in all the 
places you may need them because some people 
require a second dose. More than two sequential 
doses should be administered only under direct 
medical supervision.	
Visit to watch our How to Use video and more.	
Every EpiPen 2-Pak	® (epinephrine injection, USP) and Mylan’s 
Authorized Generic For EpiPen Two-Pack comes with an 
® 	Trainer	
The EpiPen	® Trainer is clearly labeled 
The EpiPen	® Trainer is shaded grey 
Reset after each use	
The EpiPen	® Auto-Injector and Mylan’s 
Authorized Generic For EpiPen	®	The EpiPen	® Trainer	
EpiPen	® and Mylan’s  
Authorized Generic  
For EpiPen
®  are yellow EpiPen Jr	
® and Mylan’s 
Authorized Generic  
For EpiPen Jr
® are green   IMPOR
Rarely, patients who have used EpiPen ®
 or EpiPen Jr ®
 may develop an infection at the injection site within a few days. Some of these infections can 
be serious. Call your healthcare professional right away if you have any of the following at an injection site: redness that does not go away, swelling, 
tenderness, or the area feels warm to the touch.
Tell your healthcare professional about all of your medical conditions, especially if you have asthma, a history of depression, thyroid problems, Parkinson’s 
disease, diabetes, high blood pressure or heart problems, have any other medical conditions, are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, or are 
breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. Be sure to also tell your healthcare professional all the medicines you take, especially medicines for asthma.  If you 

ave certain medical conditions, or take certain medicines, your condition may get worse or you may have longer lasting side effects when you 
use EpiPen ®
 or  EpiPen Jr ®
Common side effects include fast, irregular or “pounding” heartbeat, sweating, nausea or vomiting, breathing problems, paleness, dizziness, weakness, 
shakiness, headache, feelings of over excitement, nervousness or anxiety. These side effects usually go away quickly if you lie down and rest. Tell your 
healthcare professional if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.
Please see accompanying Full Prescribing Information and Patient Information.
For additional information, please contact us at 800-395-3376.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit or call 1-800-FDA-1088 	
EpiPen ®
, EpiPen Jr ®
, EpiPen 2-Pak ®
, EpiPen Jr 2-Pak ®
, Never -See-Needle ®
, and the Mylan logo are registered trademarks of Mylan Inc.  
Blue to the sky , orange to the thigh ®
 is a r egistered trademark of Mylan Specialty L.P
The Mylan Better Health for a Better World logo is a registered trademark of Mylan Inc.

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