Aldurazyme

Generic name

Laronidase

Covered by Medicare

Yes

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Average Annual Cost per Beneficiary

$704,565.90

Average cost per year*

Average Annual Cost per Dose

$200.99

3.33%

Average cost per beneficiary*

Manufacturer(s)

  • Genzyme

What is Aldurazyme

Aldurazyme is a prescription medication used in the treatment of mucopolysaccharidosis I (MPS I), a rare genetic disorder. It contains laronidase, an enzyme replacement therapy. While Aldurazyme can alleviate certain symptoms of MPS I, it is not a cure. To optimize its benefits and minimize potential side effects, adhere to your healthcare provider's instructions for its administration. Regular monitoring and follow-up appointments are essential during treatment. This summary provides an overview and may not encompass all available information about the product. It does not guarantee the product's safety, effectiveness, or appropriateness for your specific needs. Consult your healthcare professional for comprehensive information and personalized recommendations.

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*Origin of the terms and chart data used within this page: https://data.cms.gov/

Common Questions About Aldurazyme

Yes, Aldurazyme is covered by Medicare.

In 2021, the average cost per dose of Aldurazyme was $200.99.

The average dose of Aldurazyme received per year is 21,823 units

11 Medicare beneficiaries received Aldurazyme in 2021

There were 197 claims made by Medicare beneficiaries, which is a 0.56% from 2020

The average spending amount per claim in 2021 was $39,341.24

The average Medicare spending per beneficiary amount for Aldurazyme was $704,565.90

Genzyme received $7,750,224.90

The total amount spent on Aldurazyme by Medicare is $7,750,224.90

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