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Emerade® is an auto-injector that delivers one single dose of adrenaline. Emerade is a clear and colourless solution for injection inside a glass syringe.

This Emerade auto-injector is a little different from others on the market. Allergy specialists have asked for a simple adrenaline auto-injector with a higher dose and a longer needle and this is what the Emerade is designed to meet.

The features of the Emerade are: 

  • A longer needle to ensure the drug is delivered in the correct place
  • Offers a higher dose with units of 150, 300 and 500 mcg
  • It has a shelf life of 18 months (reduced from 30 months to bring it in line with other auto-injectors)
  • Store Emerade below 25°C but do not allow it to freeze.
  • It has needle protection following the injection
  • It is supplied in a durable plastic case for protection when carrying or storing
  • There is no need to check the adrenaline as the Emerade has a peel-back label that covers the inspection window, protecting the adrenaline from light.

The Emerade is used in a similar way to other units but there are a few differences like it is only held in the leg for 5 seconds.