Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

EpiPen Shortage

Check the lot numbers of EpiPens you have to see if they are among those the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has extended the expiration dates of in the wake of a national shortage.

The extension applies to the 0.3mg dose of EpiPen and its authorized generic with expiration dates between April and December 2018. It does not apply to EpiPen Jr.

Families that prefer the Mylan devices but are having trouble finding them can call a special customer service line at 800-796-9526. Mylan distributes the Mylan brand name and the identical Mylan generic EpiPens.

The Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology specialists care for children and young adults up to age 26.

We provide diagnoses, consults, management, and follow-up of immune system conditions such as:

Get a Referral for Allergy and Immune Disease Care

The Division of Allergy and Immunology at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh requires referrals from primary care doctors or other Children’s Hospital specialists.

If you're enrolled in a managed care insurance plan, you may also need approval from both your insurer and doctor.

We must receive all required forms before your child's visit.

To learn more, call 412-692-7885.

Doctors

Locations

Clinical Studies

  • Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

    UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3, Cow Pod
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
  • Children's North

    2599 Wexford Bayne Rd.
    Sewickley, PA 15143
    412-692-7337
  • Children's South

    205 Millers Run Road
    Bridgeville, PA 15017
    412-692-7337
  • Children's East

    4055 Monroeville Blvd.
    Building One
    Monroeville, PA 15146
    412-692-7337
  • Children's Specialty Care Center Erie at Magee–Womens, UPMC Hamot

    Magee–Womens, UPMC Hamot
    118 East 2nd Street
    W1150
    Erie, PA 16507
    814-877-8701
  • Children's Specialty Care Center Johnstown

    865 Eisenhower Blvd.
    Johnstown, PA 15904
    814-266-8840
  • Cow’s Milk Allergy Treatment with Viaskin Milk Patch – Phase I/II

    Trial to Study the Efficacy and Safety of Viaskin Milk for Treating IgE-Mediated Cow’s Milk Allergy in Children

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    Peanut Allergy Treatment Using Viaskin® Patch – Phase III

    Trial to Assess Peanut Epicutaneous Immunotherapy Efficacy and Safety (PEPITES) with Viaskin Peanut in Peanut-Allergic Children

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    Peanut Allergy Treatment with AR101 Oral Immunotherapy – Phase III

    Peanut Allergy Oral Immunotherapy Study of AR101 for Desensitation in Children and Adults (PALISADE)

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