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[IP] insulin cost

>>Dr. Bender wrote:
I can't believe that Tincture of Benzoin is soooo expensive. <snip>.
Everything Medical has
gotten so expensive it is crazy. In the first days of my diagnosis I recall
paying only about $7.00 for U-40 NPH. Now that insulin is made synthetically
it has tripled in price- that's progress.>>

I remember paying $2.83 a vial of u40 or u80 insulin for years. Sen. Estes
Kefauver wanted to get it to the same price as a pack of cigarettes. Wow,
smoking would be cheaper than DM now - except for the cancer treatments.

Jan (61 y/o, T-1 11/5/50, pmpg 8/23/83) & Bluda Sue (MM507C, 3/99)  webpage

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