Get the answers you need to frequently asked questions about Certa DoseTM.
What is the shelf life on the EPI-Kit?
Most of our EPI-Kits will have a shelf life of 12 months or more. See outside label for exact expiration date for epinephrine vial/ampule in each individual kit.
How do I know the expiration date of the Epinephrine in my EPI-Kit?
Expiration dates appear on the outside label of your EPI-Kit unit carton and on the actual epinephrine label.
Do you have clinical studies showing that your system works and drives outcomes?
Three published peer-reviewed journals prove that Certa DoseTM works and can reduce critical dosing errors to ZERO! Those articles can be found and reviewed here.
Do you have cost justification for utilizing the EPI-Kit?
Compared to current market costs on EpiPens®, it is estimated that the Certa DoseTM EPI-Kit will save approximately $1,100 dollars per ambulance.
Where can we purchase the EPI-Kit?
We are currently working with just-in-time distributors to provide the EPI-Kit. Until then, please click here to order or call 844.477.8607.
What size pediatric patient can this be utilized with?
The Certa DoseTM epinephrine syringe is appropriate for patients between 3kg to 30kg. A standard 1mL syringe is included for patients greater than 30kg.
Can we purchase just the syringe by itself?
Our priority is safety, and every Certa DoseTM specific syringe will be packaged with its corresponding drug to ensure safety and accuracy at all times. Therefore, we do not offer any syringe by itself.
Do you have other drugs outside of Epinephrine?
We plan on adding 15-20 additional drugs to our pipeline of products they include:
- 2018 – Adenosine (Adenocard), Atropine, Ketamine (Ketalar), Midazolam (Versed), and Pralidoxime (2-PAM)
- 2019 – Amiodarone (Cardarone), Diazepam (Valium), Diphenhydramine (Benadryl), Fentanyl (Sublimaze), Naloxone (Narcan), Propofol (Diprivan), and Zemuron (Rocuronium)
- 2020+ – Amidate (Etomidate), Ibuprofen (Caldolor), IV acetaminophen (Ofirmev), Ketorolac (Toradol), Morphine, and Romazicon (Flumazenil), Succinylcholine (Anectine)
These drug releases are dependent on FDA approval and will not be available until that approval has been received.
What is the volume of Epinephrine in the EPI-Kit?
Each Epi-Kit contains one (1) vial of 1 mg/mL (1:1,000) epinephrine for IM/SC injection.
How many doses of Epinephrine are in the EPI-Kit?
Each vial of epinephrine in the Epi-Kit contains a 1 mg/mL (1:1,000) concentration of epinephrine. Multiple doses are possible depending on volumes.
How do I store my EPI-Kits?
The Epi-Kits are designed to be stored at controlled room temperature (20° – 25°C or 68° – 77°F) and away from sun light.
Where do I administer the Epinephrine in the EPI-Kit?
Certa DoseTM does not offer any recommendations about the use of epinephrine. Use your agency’s protocols and your medical judgement.
Are there any precautions I need to take when administering Epinephrine?
Certa DoseTM does not offer any recommendations about the use of epinephrine. Use your agency’s protocols and your medical judgement. Make sure the epinephrine is clear and free from particulate matter.