The NHS rejects Pfizer’s irrational Exubera. This medication is a dog. More about this here.

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  • Fewer injections the better

    Why is the inhaled insulin a “dog”?
    The cost?

    It works about as well as injectable insulin, so I’m supposing that’s what earned it the “dog” appellation.

  • Anonymous

    “rejected by NHS advisers on grounds of cost”

  • ipanema

    Cost and NHS allege that it did not offer sufficient benefits over conventional insulin injections.

    Saying this after EU approved it in January? I believe it’s more on the cost.


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