Merck Varivax public sector contract price is 20% below private sector.
MERCK VARIVAX PUBLIC SECTOR CONTRACT PRICE IS 20% DISCOUNT to the private sector price for the chicken pox vaccine. Merck and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention reached a contract agreement for Varivax on May 10. The federal supply price will be $32.70 per dose for orders of fewer than 500 doses and $32.40 per dose for larger orders. The direct price for private purchases of Varivax is $39.94 per dose.
You may also be interested in...
Newly released Medicare Part D data sheds light on the sales hit that branded pharmaceutical manufacturers will face when the coverage gap discount program gets under way in 2011
FDA appears headed for a showdown with clinicians and the pharmaceutical industry over the proposed new clinical trial endpoints for acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections, the guidance's approach for justifying a non-inferiority margin and proposed changes in the types of patients that should be enrolled in trials
Specialty drug maker Shire has quietly begun scouting deals with a brand-new $50 million venture fund, the latest of several in-house investment arms to launch with their parent company's pipelines, not profits, as the measure of their worth