Specialty medications are typically used to treat complex, chronic, or rare medical conditions. There are many different categories of specialty medications, including:
These drugs are used to treat cancer and are often administered via chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or targeted therapy.
These drugs are used to treat blood disorders such as hemophilia, sickle cell anemia, and leukemia.
These drugs are used to treat neurological disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and multiple sclerosis.
These drugs are used to treat autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, and Crohn's disease.
These drugs are used to treat infections caused by bacteria, viruses, or fungi, such as HIV/AIDS, hepatitis C, and tuberculosis.
These drugs are used to treat respiratory diseases such as asthma, COPD, and cystic fibrosis.
These drugs are used to suppress the immune system in order to prevent the rejection of a transplanted organ.