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Eli Lilly's Half-Price Insulin Goes On Sale, But Critics Say It's Still Too Costly

1 month ago   |   By CBS

Eli Lilly's lower-cost version of its Humalog insulin still costs much more than insulin sold outside the U.S.
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Lilly selling half-price version of popular Humalog insulin

Lilly selling half-price version of popular Humalog insulin

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

By LINDA A. JOHNSON
A half-price version of Eli Lilly's popular Humalog insulin is now available, following the company's promise in March to offer diabetics a more affordable option amid fierce criticism of soaring insulin prices.
Lilly, one of the three top insulin makers, said Wednesday that it has begun selling its own generic version of Humalog U-100 under the chemical name insulin lispro.
The Indianapolis drugmaker said insulin lispro will cost $137.35 per vial, or $265.20 for a package of five KwikPens, an easier-to-inject option.
Those figures are half the list price Lilly charges...
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