Price Tag Holds Back Biologics for Psoriasis

April 1, 2003

The use of biologics to treat psoriasis is on the move. A couple of systemic medications have received FDA approval for psoriasis and related conditions, and several more are in the pipeline. Although the drugs are reputed to cause fewer and less serious side effects than traditional psoriasis treatments, that doesn't mean side effects don't exist, and that makes them an issue for some doctors and patients alike.