Elan Prialt pricing
Annualized price for Elan's non-opioid pain agent Prialt (ziconotide) for typical patient weighing 70 kg is $18,250, assuming dosing every six weeks. Elan describes Prialt rollout as a "quiet launch" focusing on 50 pain centers. FDA approved the product Dec. 28 and Elan launched the week of Jan. 24 (1"The Pink Sheet" Jan. 3, 2005, p. 4)...
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