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Pfizer, AbbVie and Gilead among drugmakers boosting prices to start 2020

Dive Brief: Some of the largest pharmaceutical and biotech companies started 2020 by increasing U.S. list prices for a range of top-selling medications, despite intense political scrutiny on the industry and its pricing practices.  Among the drugmakers raising prices are Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKine, Sanofi, Eli Lilly, Teva Pharmaceutical, AbbVie, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Gilead and Biogen, according to Wall… Read More »

Negotiating lower drug prices in America: The tradeoffs are worth it.

Negotiating lower drug prices in America could possibly stifle pharmacological innovation. But it would reduce health care cost for most Americans — and that should be all that matters. If the United States began to regulate drug prices, medications would become cheaper, and Americans would have more access to drugs with lower health care costs.… Read More »

A New Trump Order May Make More Health Care Prices Public – The New York Times

The White House released an executive order Monday afternoon intended to require insurance companies, doctors and hospitals to give patients more information about precisely what their care will cost before they get it. President Trump announced the new policy at a signing event, flanked by doctors and patients who had been hit by unexpected medical… Read More »

How to get the best prices, and service, at the pharmacy – Washington Post

Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with any advertisers on this site. Love Oak Pharmacy in Eastland, Tex., puts together individualized daily pill packs for customers with multiple prescriptions to reduce the risk they will mix up drugs or skip doses. Asti’s South Hills Pharmacy in Pittsburgh offers free home delivery, sometimes on the same… Read More »