April 17, 2018 / 7:08 PM / a year ago

Canada says working with U.S. FDA to address EpiPen shortage

TORONTO, April 17 (Reuters) - Canada’s government health agency said on Tuesday it is working with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to address a shortage of Mylan’s EpiPen allergy antidote that his hit several countries outside of the United States, where it is manufactured.

The efforts include “exploring access to international supply,” a Health Canada spokeswoman told Reuters in an emailed statement. (Reporting by Anna Mehler Paperny Editing by Tom Brown)

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