September 23, 2016
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing this week in an effort to get some answers from Heather Bresch, CEO of Mylan, regarding the company’s 500 percent EpiPen price hike. Bresch testified along with Dr. Doug Throckmorton, deputy director of the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and … Continue to Article-->
September 13, 2016
CircleID By Gabriel Levitt High drug prices are a global public health crisis. This is mostly the case among lower income countries but also for citizens and residents in the U.S, where tens of millions are not filling prescriptions due to cost. The international online marketplace is a much-needed lifeline for … Continue to Article-->
September 7, 2016
Among three letters to the editor printed in the New York Times over the weekend in response to “Villain? Mylan’s Chief Says She’s No Such Thing” (Business Day, Aug. 27) was a piece by Gabriel Levitt, president of PharmacyChecker.com, an ally and member of RxRights. Read his letter below and the others here. To the … Continue to Article-->
September 1, 2016
Representative Keith Ellison (D-MN) held a press conference on August 31 at the Minneapolis Urban League regarding the dire need for access to affordable medicine. Holding up EpiPens an attendee brought in, Rep. Ellison spoke of the recent dramatic price hike of the life-saving allergy drug made by Mylan. “I find this … Continue to Article-->
August 24, 2016
The Hill - Healthcare Blog By Lee Graczyk and Tod Cooperman The recent national political conventions would lead one to believe that there is no common ground between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. But that’s not the case. Beneath all of the bitter acrimony is an issue on which both of the presidential candidates … Continue to Article-->
Consumers should follow some basic best practices for choosing safe and legitimate online pharmacies from which to order prescription drugs.
We regularly hear from people who can’t afford the high price of U.S. prescription drugs. Often we point those individuals to legitimate international online ...