The New Expensive Drug to Treat Hepatitis

August 3, 2014 2:41 PM

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The New Expensive Drug to Treat Hepatitis

Hepatitis C is a dangerous, liver wasting disease that effects over three million U.S citizens. Scientists now have a pill to treat the viral disease, but it comes at a cost.

The expensive new drug will cost $1,000 per unit, and due to it’s few adverse side effects, many people suffering from the disease have been prescribed to the pill. Due to it’s expensive cost however, many insurance companies are not willing to cover the cost of the pill. To complete the full course...

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