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Restless Leg Syndrome – Medication Cost

January 14, 2021
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The usual drugs for restless leg syndrome are not overly expensive and tend to be generic. And cost-effective, so this is not something that's going to be a very expensive treatment. It will make a huge impact on the person's quality of life, but it's not going to bankrupt them. Insurance companies typically pay for almost all of these medications that are prescribed for restless leg syndrome. They're tried. They're true. They've been around for a long time and they're usually covered in formulary. There's an occasional new medication that has come out. That's more expensive that may be hard to get, but the usual drugs are well paid for.