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Why We Don't Have Generic Insulin


Science & Medicine Blogs Mar 10, 2021 by Dan Kowalski - Fee


"Why is Narcan free to a dope addict but my insulin is $750 a month?" asks an online meme that has since gone viral. "Humalog cost $21 a vial in 1996 and now that same insulin is $375" claims another meme designed to call for price regulations.



tags: #treatment #therapeutics #collusion #insulin #drug-prices #generics #narcan #patents #the-fugitive #humalog #diabetes #pigs #cows #recombinant-dna #sanofi #novo-nordisk #eli-lilly #price-fixing

Why We Don't Have Generic Insulin | Daniel Kowalski

"Why is Narcan free to a dope addict but my insulin is $750 a month?" asks an online meme that has since gone viral. "Humalog cost $21 a vial in 1996 and now that same insulin is $375" claims another meme designed to call for price regulations.








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