January 3, 2013

The $200,000+ Drugs, Soliris to Juxtapid


The $200,000+ drugs, from Soliris to Juxtapid.
 


A partial list of the $200,000+ drugs is below. The prices are per patient per year.

$440,000    Soliris    PNH (Paroxysymal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria)

$375,000    Elaprase    Hunter’s Syndrome

$300,000    Juxtapid    HoFH (Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia)

$295,000    Gattex    SBS (short bowel syndrome)

$294,000    Kalydeco    CF (cystic fibrosis)

$200,000    Elelyso    Gaucher’s disease


Forbes has a full list of the most expensive drugs and why such high priced drugs.


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