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Why is the branded HGH costlier than the street products?
Posted by :Elizabeth WebsterPosted date : November 26, 2016In HealthComments Off on Why is the branded HGH costlier than the street products?
If any adult or children are deficient with growth hormone facility then HGH supplement is recommended. There are different brands and in the generic form as Somatropin. There would be a huge cost difference between the brand and generic form.
How much does HGH cost?
There are many pharmacies and online sellers offer discounts on the products, the coupon for buying a pharmaceutical item, the patient insurance all together finalize the cost of HGH supplement.
The brand name drugs are akin to the generic drug that provides the same results. The cost of HGH supplement also depends on the treatment plan duration, frequency of the drug, and dosage level.
If a child is prescribed with HGH medication, that shall be taken till the puberty. When the adults are prescribed with HGH for hormone deficient they should continue taking the supplement until their life end. So now one can think about the average cost of HGH in continuous usage. The cost also depends on the disease for which the treatment is planned. Before planning to go for HGH supplement discuss with your physician about your insurance whether it will cover the GH injection cost and the body condition whether able to sustain the side effects.
The average cost of HGH which does not cover with medical insurance depends on the condition of the diseases ranges from $500 to $7000 a month for daily injection. If anybody has insurance the cost may fall between $300 and $700 a month.
Several manufacturers provide offer programs that help patient to pay for HGH injections. The manufacturer of Genotropin HGH, Pfizer, provides Pfizer bridge program that covers uninsured and underinsured patients to receive from HGH.
Eli Lilly provides Humatrope to the uninsured patients for one year and the program is named as Eli Lilly Humatrope Patient Assistance Program. The pharmaceutical HGH supplements are always higher than the cost on the street.
The Companies which manufactures growth hormone don’t reveal their expenses and profit, but we can try to know how much does HGH cost of the manufacturer in China. These are only approximate measures and calculation. There is a huge price variation between Western and Chinese brands.
Why HGH cost of retailers is high?
The HGH final price on the online shops is a bit costly because:
Every HGH kit changes in the many hands of resellers before reaching customers. There is a long chain for wholesalers and a huge amount is divided into smaller batches thus each reseller add-on his own profit as the final HGH rate. Storage and proper transportation increase the sellers’ expense. HGH selling is related with common risks such as scams, customs which also increase the cost of the product. Online shops generally buy HGH from the trusted wholesaler which is available with the quality product. That’s why the products on the online are higher than the cost on the street. Because the street side available HGH may not be effective or may be more dangerous which would have been purchased from the low level and unrecognized manufacturer.