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Each year for the last several my co-pay for dipentum has increased dramatically, now to $250 per month from about $40. Why the increase and how can I obtain help to cover the cost? ## Hello, Jerry! How are you? I'm very sorry about the price increase. Unfortunately, the manufacturer was recently acquired by another company, UCB Pharma and the assistance program for this medication has been temporarily discontinued. That may also explain the price changes. Dipentum is classified by the FDA as being an anti-inflammatory medication that's used to treat inflammatory bowel disease and ulcerative colitis. Its typical side effects may possibly include headache, nausea, vomiting and loss of appetite. Have you tried speaking with your doctor to see if there is a cheaper alternative medi...

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