December 8, 2016
After several years of negotiations, Congress has reached an agreement on the 21st Century Cures Act, a massive bill with a host of implications for healthcare spending. The bill sailed through the House on November 30 with a 392 to 26 vote. A majority of the Senate voted to end debate on the bill Monday night. It passed … Continue to Article-->
December 2, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump is being urged to act immediately upon assuming office to explicitly legalize the personal importation of medicine from licensed registered pharmacies in (Tier One) countries whose standards of safety and efficacy meet or exceed those of the U.S. In an open letter to the President-elect from … Continue to Article-->
November 18, 2016
We recently surveyed our supporters regarding the high price of insulin and how it affects you and your friends/family members. Since it’s National Diabetes Awareness Month, it’s an appropriate time to report our findings. A total of 873 people responded; 653 said they don’t use insulin but care about the impact … Continue to Article-->
November 4, 2016
You might recall that RxRights initiated a campaign last year regarding the skyrocketing price of insulin, based on your feedback. We enlisted your help to pressure drug makers and we've long been appealing to legislators. We're pleased to see these efforts have been fruitful. The insulin issue is finally gaining traction … Continue to Article-->
November 1, 2016
Do you find our updates about prescription drug pricing valuable? Do you save money because you import your medications from another country? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, please think about how much you value our efforts to protect your access to affordable medicine. If you can, consider giving … 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 ...