Express Scripts Covers $1 Alternative to $750 Pill Daraprim

  • Drug benefit manager partners with Imprimis Pharmaceuticals
  • Turing Pharmaceuticals raised Daraprim's price 5,000%

A $1 Substitute for Turing's $750 Daraprim Pill

The U.S.’s biggest manager of prescription drug benefits said it will cover a $1-a-capsule alternative to the anti-parasitic treatment Daraprim, which costs $750 a pill after Turing Pharmaceuticals AG raised the drug’s price from $13.50 this year.

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