Asthma News

Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Auvi‑Q® Due to Potential Inaccurate Dosage Delivery

by admin | October 29, 2015 |

Sanofi US is voluntarily recalling ALL Auvi‑Q® (epinephrine injection, USP). The recall involves ALL Auvi‑Q currently on the market and includes both the 0.15 mg and 0.3 mg strengths. The Lot numbers include every consecutive lot number beginning with 2299596 through 3037230. The products have been found to potentially have inaccurate dosage delivery. If a patient experiencing a serious allergic reaction (i.e., (Read More)

IHSA Improves Self-Medication Policy

by admin | October 16, 2015 |

The Illinois Asthma Partnership School Education Committee and the Chicago Asthma Consortium School Work Group are pleased to announce that after months of effort and advocacy work, the Illinois High School Association has changed their asthma self-medication forms. This change was a victory for the student athletes.  They will now confront fewer barriers to carrying (Read More)

Asthma in the News – October

by admin | October 13, 2015 |

These are the articles in the news about Asthma for the month of October.

CAC October Newsletter

by admin | October 2, 2015 |

Chicago Asthma Consortium October newsletter