TITLE

Specialty drug prices up

AUTHOR(S)
Koroneos, George
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;Nov2008, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
35043731

 

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