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Health Canada has issued an advisory that some EpiPen and EpiPen Jr auto-injectors may be difficult to remove from their carrier tubes. Although the chance of this occurring is very rare, failure to administer epinephrine as soon as possible during an anaphylactic response could lead to patient disability or death. Read the full advisory here: https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/advisory-some-epipen-and-epipen-jr-auto-injectors-may-be-difficult-to-remove-from-their-carrier-tubes-861946256.html