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Cost of Drug Increases 5,000 Per Cent Overnight
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Cost of Drug Increases 5,000 Per Cent Overnight

The cost of a 62-year-old drug that sold for $13.50 a pill was increased overnight to $750 a pill. This 5,000 per cent increase raises the annual cost of treatment using the drug to hundred of thousands of dollars more than usual for some patients. Turing Pharmaceuticals owns rights to the drug, Daraprim, which costs […]

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