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    Hepatitis C Drugs Will Strain Budgets
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    atti_editor posted:
    "New hepatitis C drugs promise cure rates above 90 percent, but could prove to be budget-busters for public and private health insurers, a new analysis finds.

    Recently approved drugs for chronic hepatitis C have been heralded as a breakthrough that could make the liver disease "rare" in the United States. But with prices topping $1,000 per pill, government and private insurers are balking -- often putting limits on which patients qualify for coverage."

    Read the article above for more information.

    Do you think the high cure rate is worth the large price tag, or is it just too much?
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