Costs of Common Psoriasis Medications, 2010-2014.

@article{James2016CostsOC,
  title={Costs of Common Psoriasis Medications, 2010-2014.},
  author={Sara M James and Dane E Hill and Steven R. Feldman},
  journal={Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD},
  year={2016},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={305-8}
}
BACKGROUND Costs for psoriasis have increased in recent years, in part due to the introduction of biologic agents. OBJECTIVE To identify the most common and most costly (from the payer perspective) drugs used in the treatment of psoriasis. METHODS We analyzed patient data from a large claims-based database in order to identify the most common and most costly medications used in the treatment of psoriasis from 2010 to 2014. RESULTS The three most common psoriasis medications, accounting… CONTINUE READING