PD inhibitors are used to treat melanoma that has metastasized or that can't be surgically removed. They suppress a protein that can keep the immune system from recognizing and attacking cancer cells.

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular PD Inhibitors

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Opdivo
1,013
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NIVOLUMAB is a monoclonal antibody. It is used to treat melanoma, lung cancer, kidney cancer, head and neck cancer, and Hodgkin lymphoma.
Keytruda
8,775
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PEMBROLIZUMAB (pem broe liz ue mab) is a monoclonal antibody. It is used to treat melanoma, head and neck cancer, and non-small cell lung cancer.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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