Budesonide Dr

Generic name


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Average Annual Cost per Beneficiary


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Average Annual Cost per Dose



Average cost per beneficiary*


  • Perrigo/Padagis
  • Northstar Rx Ll
  • Mylan

What is Budesonide Dr

Budesonide DR (delayed-release) is a prescription medication used for the treatment of certain inflammatory bowel conditions, such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. It contains budesonide and helps reduce inflammation in the digestive tract. While Budesonide DR can effectively manage symptoms, it does not offer a cure for these conditions. To achieve optimal outcomes and minimize potential side effects, take Budesonide DR as directed by your healthcare provider. Regular monitoring and follow-up are essential during treatment. This summary offers 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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Common Questions About Budesonide Dr

Yes, Budesonide Dr is covered by Medicare.

In 2021, the average cost per dose of Budesonide Dr was $2.07.

The average dose of Budesonide Dr received per year is 7,821,119 units

44,967 Medicare beneficiaries received Budesonide Dr in 2021, which was a 0.12% from 2020

There were 131,497 claims made by Medicare beneficiaries, which is a 0.22% from 2020

The average spending amount per claim in 2021 was $187.62

The average Medicare spending per beneficiary amount for Budesonide Dr was $548.67

The most expensive manufacturer of Budesonide Dr is Mylan

Perrigo/Padagis is the least expensive manufacturer with an Average Spending Per Dosage Unit of $1.63

Perrigo/Padagis received $12,764,507.83

The total amount spent on Budesonide Dr by Medicare is $24,672,046.28

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