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PostPosted: Sun Mar 05, 2006 2:11 pm 
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Location: Gatineau, Quebec
BRISTOL, TN, March 2 /CNW/ - King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: KG)
announced today that it has acquired from Allerex Laboratory Ltd. the
exclusive rights to market and sell EpiPen(R) (epinephrine injections) in
Canada. EpiPen(R) is an auto-injector that administers epinephrine, the
definitive emergency treatment for severe anaphylaxis and severe asthma.

King is the leading manufacturer of auto-injectors for the
self-administration of injectable drugs, including EpiPen(R). EpiPen(R) is
available in two doses, EpiPen(R) (0.3 mg epinephrine) and EpiPen(R) Jr.
(0.15 mg epinephrine).

For the full announcement, see http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2006/02/c3169.html

This is the first I have heard of this!!

See http://www.kingpharm.com/default_king.htm for the King Pharmaceuticals site.

K.

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Karen, proud Mom of
- DS1 (12 yrs): allergic to cashews, pistachios, Brazil nuts, potatoes, some legumes, some fish, pumpkin seeds; OAS
- DS2 (1o yrs): ana. to dairy, eggs, peanuts; asthma


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