From the MTLSD Health Services Department:
This information is for any parent/guardian of a student who has an Epi-Pen brand Epinephrine Auto Injector.
The manufacturer of Epi-Pen, Mylan, has issued a recall of specific lot numbers. Please click on the article listed below for the reason for the recall and the specific lot numbers affected by this recall.
Mt. Lebanon is committed to ensuring the safety of all of our students. The health office personnel will be checking all Epi-Pen brands that are located WITHIN the health office. Parents/guardians will be notified if their child's Epi-Pen is within the recall lot numbers.
We ask that you also check any Epi-Pens that your child may self carry, that you have at home or outside of our school setting.
The directions for getting a replacement are located within the article or by calling the issuing pharmacy.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact your physician, pharmacy, or school nurse.
Deanna Hess RN,MSED,CSN
Chairman, Mt. Lebanon School District Health Services Department