A DIY Epinephrine Autoinjector for just over $30
Released September 2016
WHEREAS Autoinjectors and epinephrine are technology which belongs to the world, and
WHEREAS EpiPens save lives every day, but only for those who can afford them, and
SINCE The Four Thieves Vinegar Collective is dedicated to providing access to everyone
WE HAVE developed the EpiPencil, an epinephrine autoinjector which can be built entirely using off-the-shelf parts, for just over $30 US.
Sources for the three items you require are linked below, followed by a video which details how to assemble them.
—The Four Thieves Vinegar Collective
Download the Epipencil Instruction Packet Autoinject 2 non-fixed needle device #AJ1311: https://www.adwdiabetes.com/product/owen-mumford-autoject-2-non-fixed-needle_7753.htm 1mL luer slip syringe (10-pack): https://www.amazon.com/BD-SYRINGE-Leur-Lock-Pack/dp/B01BLV8V3Y/ref=sr_1_1?s=industrial&ie=UTF8&qid=1533156095&sr=1-1&keywords=1ml+luer+lock+syringe 1" 22G Luer Lock Hypodermic Needle (10-pack): https://www.healthykin.com//p-5048-bd-precisionglide-single-use-hypodermic-needles.aspx?gclid=CJ7v-dG2lM8CFUeBfgodMKYBxw