AAAAI Allergy & Asthma Medication Guide

 

Last updated December 2013

 

Allergic Emergency Medications

  • These medications are used to treat anaphylaxis which is a life-threating allergic reaction.
  • They are given by injection. Dosing is by weight.
  • Instructions in using this medication as well as practice in using the device are necessary before you need to administer it.

Generic name

Brand name

Picture

Dosage

Product Links (if available)

Epinephrine

Adrenaclick  0.15
Adrenaclick 0.30

 

0.15 mg
0.30 mg        
 

Adrenaclick.com
 

Auvi-Q 0.15 mg
0.3 mg
Auvi-Q.com
 
Epinephrine Injection, USP Auto-injector- authorized generic
0.15
0.30
  0.15 mg
0.30 mg
epinephrineautoinject.com
EpiPen
EpiPen Jr.

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EpiPen Jr: 0.15mg dose

EpiPen: 0.3 mg dose
EpiPen Website
 

Epinephrine Injection USP
1:1000 (1mg/mL)

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Epinephrine 1:1000 USP

Usual adult: 0.30 mL

Usual pediatric:
0.01mg kg

 

 

AAAAI - American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology