NEW! Price Comparison of Commonly Prescribed Drugs

The ACFP is pleased to share with you an annual Price Comparison of Commonly Prescribed Pharmaceuticals in Alberta document.web thumbnail
Authored by Dr. Mike Kolber, Tony Nickonchuk, and Jayson Lee, the document identifies generic products (generally cheaper) from brand name products, a 90 day cost for standard doses (unless otherwise noted), and Alberta Blue Cross and Indian Affairs coverage.

The document is grouped by medication class and then ordered by cost. Please read the introduction for further explanation and specifically how the costs were calculated. While this document is not exhaustive, it contains many medications potentially used by office based primary care providers.

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2 responses to “NEW! Price Comparison of Commonly Prescribed Drugs”

  1. Janice Abe says:

    Please send this by mail for me. Thank you.

  2. Erik venos says:

    Thank you for this information. It is important that physicians are aware of the cost of medications that they prescribe.

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