By CBSBoston.com Staff

BOSTON (CBS) – Walmart is launching its own brand of insulin for diabetes patients.

The retail giant announced its “Reli-on” brand of insulin products, which include analog insulin vials and flex pens.

The vials will cost $72 and the bens will cost about $85. Walmart said that’s approximately 75% less than the cost of other insulin brands.

Reli-On products will be available this week at Walmart pharmacies.

CBSBoston.com Staff