October 1, 2015
If you follow the news, you've seen lots of press lately about the former hedge fund manager who bought a drug company and jacked the price of a pill from $13.50 to $750 overnight. But, as many of you are well aware, this isn't the first time such an outrageous increase has occurred. Lately, we've been contacted by … Continue to Article-->
September 25, 2015
Vox By Sarah Kliff Daraprim is a small, white tablet that looks a lot like aspirin. It was created in the 1960s and treats a parasitic infection called toxoplasmosis. And last month, Daraprim's price increased 5,500 percent. No, that is not a typo: Turing Pharmaceuticals recently acquired Daraprim from another … Continue to Article-->
September 17, 2015
Fortune By Peter B. Bach, MD Back in the 1970s, my older brother and I would sometimes detour on our way home from school to our favorite used-comic-book store. An overflowing corner bin offered beat-up copies of The Flash, Batman, and The Fantastic Four, priced at a dime for one comic, a quarter for two. My brother … Continue to Article-->
September 10, 2015
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Representative Elijah Cummings (D-MD) just introduced comprehensive legislation to address the outrageous prices of prescription drugs. The Prescription Drug Affordability Act of 2015 aims to bring down drug prices through a variety of measures. Though we don't endorse political … Continue to Article-->
September 8, 2015
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 pharmacies. Many are able to find dramatic savings from Canadian and other international online pharmacies. But depending on the medication and their unique … 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 ...