March 28, 2013

Tecfidera, A $10 Pill for Multiple Sclerosis

Tecfidera, a pill for multiple sclerosis.

Tecfidera by Biogen is a FDA-approved pill for relapsing form of multiple sclerosis. 120mg and 240mg capsules are available.

The cost of Tecfidera, $10/month for those enrolled in the $10 co-pay program. The list price for Tecfidera is expected to be $51,000/year per NYTimes.

Other oral drugs in the market for multiple sclerosis include Gilenya and Aubagio.

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