The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting consumers to Meridian Medical Technologiesí voluntary recall of 13 lots of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr Auto-Injector products. The recalled product was manufactured by Meridian Medical Technologies, a Pfizer company, and distributed by Mylan Specialty between December 2015 and July 2016.

This recall is due to the potential that these devices may contain a defective part that could result in the devicesí failure to activate. Products that potentially contain a defective part are being recalled because of the potential for life-threatening risk if a severe allergic reaction goes untreated.

Visit www.mylan.com/en/epipenrecall for the product/dosages, NDC numbers, lot numbers and expiration dates of the recalled products.

Please examine your packages, and if you have a product from an affected lot, contact Stericycle at 877-650-3494 to obtain a voucher code for a free replacement product. Present the voucher code at any Womack Army Medical Center Pharmacy and you will receive a replacement.

If you have any additional questions regarding this recall, please contact Mylan Customer Relations at 800-796-9526 or customer.service@mylan.com.