Kaléo's version, called AUVI-Q, will be available for free to those with a household income of less than $100,000 and do not have government or commercial insurance, the release said. The offer is through the company's access program. The cash price of the injector is $360.
The treatments are used to stop anaphylaxis, an allergic reaction to insect bites and stings and foods like nuts and eggs.
Kelcie Willis with the Cox Media Group National Content Desk contributed to this story.