Specialty drug prices up

Koroneos, George
November 2008
Pharmaceutical Representative;Nov2008, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p9
The article presents a study conducted by the American Association of Retired Persons concerning specialized medicine price increases in the U.S. The study reveals that drug prices have accelerated up to 2.9% in a yearly average inflation rate. In addition, such specialized drugs for multiple sclerosis, arthritis, and cancer rose up to 8.7% compared to non-specialized therapeutics.


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