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Diabetes drugs in England cost nearly £1bn last year

BMJ 2016; 354 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i4324 (Published 04 August 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;354:i4324
  1. Zosia Kmietowicz
  1. The BMJ

Drugs for diabetes in England made up 10.6% of all primary care prescribing in 2015-16 at a cost of £956.7m (€1.14bn; $1.27bn), figures from NHS Digital have shown.1

Further analysis of prescribing costs …

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