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Reacting to the CATT Study: Will Makena Make a Difference?

This article was originally published in RPM Report

Executive Summary

The long awaited head-to-head trial of Avastin vs. Lucentis in macular degeneration has finally reported results. It pits a $1,500 a dose therapy against a $50, unapproved alternative that most providers think is just as good. We just had that debate over Makena. Recent comments by FDA’s top drug review official suggest there may be another connection.

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