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EpiPencil is the $30 DIY version of the $600 EpiPen

Feeling the pinch of the recent EpiPen price hike? Here's one possible solution.
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Medical hackers create $30 DIY EpiPen in defiance of corporate greed

Lifestyle / Green Living : Inhabitat

This summer, news of price hikes affecting the EpiPen went viral. Since 2007, the cost of the drug has risen sharply from $57 a dose to $318 – an increase of 461 percent. This kind of price hike would be outrageous for any medicatio...

Hackers Offer a DIY Alternative to the $600 EpiPen - EpiPencil

Local Interest / Africa : Timbuktu Chronicles

In Spectrum: Michael Laufer doesn’t have a life-threatening allergy to peanuts or bees. So he doesn’t need to carry an EpiPen, the automatic drug-injecting device that people with severe allergies stick into their thighs after accid...

Please Do Not Hack Your Own EpiPen

News : The Daily Beast

In response to EpiPens 600 percent price hike, some users are hacking cheap, DIY versions at home. But experts warn of infection and overdose.

DIY Epipen: the $30 Epipencil

Humor / odd : Boing Boing

Mylan, the company with a monopoly on FDA-improved epinephrine auto-injectors ("epipens") has quintupled the price of their life-saving technology since 2004, to $600/unit (and they have the be thrown out and replaced every year); f...

Pharma hackers create a DIY EpiPen, the EpiPencil

Technology / Gadgets : TechCrunch: Gadgets

The EpiPen, a spring-loaded device full epinephrine, of has entered the pantheon of modern pharmaceutical chicanery of late after its maker raised its price to $600 a unit. Now, however, you can make your own EpiPencil for about $30...


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