Drug prices continue to go up
$12,935 for a 30-day supply
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Why Americans Pay More for Prescription Drugs
China’s immune-oncology sector is not only catching up to the West (U.S. & Europe) but perhaps even surpassing it when it comes to cranking out powerful immunotherapy faster at more economical prices. This offers more access to those battling deadly cancers. ...
One in 8 adults with common heart diseases skip medications, delay filling prescriptions or take less medication than prescribed because of concerns about cost. This trend is more common in those not covered by Medicare (e.g. under 65). Published in the American Heart...
Oral semaglutide $772 or $501 30 days empagliflozin $492 or $174 30 days.
Biosimilar uptake in the United States lags behind Europe possibly causing the American health care consumer. A report published by the think-tank Pacific Research Institute this past summer implies a low uptake of biosimilars with significant economic consequences...
Costing $409,000 per year in the U.S. by 2010 and by 2015, it was the fifth most expensive medication in the U.S