Apr 27, 2010 ... “Surgery for the port and the ER visit alone cost more than it would have for them
... Cancer Patients' Dilemma: Expensive Pills or Invasive Chemo Treatment ...
Although some new oral drugs have demonstrated only incremental ... which can
cost more than $7,000 per month, after an IV drug stops working.
Apr 1, 2016 ... This information can help you be ready for oral chemo. ... Chemo is the use of
strong drugs to kill cancer. ... Many times you have to pay more of your own
money for them than you pay for chemo that's given with a needle in ...
Jul 1, 2016 ... ... insurers to lower what families must pay for expensive oral cancer drugs. ... Out
-of-pocket costs for intravenous chemotherapy - which requires going to ... much
lower than patients' costs for the more convenient oral medications. ... fix the
fundamental problem - the astronomical costs of new cancer drugs.