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Table 1 Per-unit and total costa per medication according to government from August 2015 to June 2016

From: Costs and benefits of bevacizumab vial sharing for the treatment of retinal diseases

MEDICATION NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS COST (in BRL$/USD$) TOTAL COST (in BRL$/USD$)
Bevacizumab (4 ml) 192 BRL$1291.84
USD$333.42
BRL$248,033.28
USD$64,016.84
Ranibizumab 347 BRL$2176.72
USD$561.80
BRL$755,321.84
USD$194,946.92
Aflibercept 11 BRL$2972.83
USD$767.28
BRL$32,701.13
USD$8440.09
TOTAL 550   BRL$1,036,056.25
USD$267,455.47
  1. aMaximum retail prices of drugs sold to the Brazilian government (known locally as the PMVG)