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03 Oct 2014

EpiPen Expiry dates
Hello Where is teh best place in Johannesburg to purchase an EpiPen Jnr with at least a 12 month expiry date. All I can ever find is one with a 6 month expiry which is starting to cost a fortune. My daughter is highly allergic to bees so when I do have to buy it is at least 3 at a time.
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04 Oct 2014

The Epipen is manufactured with a 12 month life span, but by the time it gets to the Pharmacy, it will at very best have a 11 month left. You need to go to one of the bigger chains and insist they order you one with as long a life span as possible. A 6 months expiry date is just too little.
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