Top 10 Most Expensive Drugs
Drugs are medicines that are used to cure diseases. You might wonder if a drug costs more then 100 dollars but do you know that there are a few super-expensive drugs that cost more than 1000 dollars.
Here’s a list of the top 10 most expensive drugs.
10: Actimmunem – $575,540
The medicine is used to treat different diseases such as osteopetrosis and chronic granulomatous.
9: Takhzyro – $573,820
The medicine is used to avoid the repeated attacks of HAE; hereditary angioedema in children of 12 years and in teenagers.
8: Lumazine – $630,630
Alglucosidase alfa is an enzyme therapy medicine that is used to treat Pompe disease.
7: Ravicti – $633,072
Glycerol phenylbutyrate is used to treat the problems related to urea.
6: Blincyto – $641,533
It is a drug used for the treatment of Philadelphia chromosome.
5: Soliris – $678,392
Eculizumab is a medicine used for the treatment of rare diseases such s atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome etc.
4: Folotyn – $745,785
Pralatrexate is a medicine used to treat cancer. It is used to treat different kinds of cancer.
3: Myalept – $778,314
The medicine is a synthetically produced hormone. It is used for the treatment of diabetes.
2: Luxturna – $850,000
Voretigene neparvovec is also a medicine used for gene therapy. It is used against Leber’s Congenital Amaurosis.
1: Zolgensma – $2,125,000
Onasemnogene is a medicine used for gene therapy. It is used to treat Spinal Muscular Atrophy long corticosteroids.