Prescription drug

Earlier drafts of legislation aiming to lower drug prices had elicited stinging criticism.
The same medicine can cost two, three, even six times as much as its lowest price at pharmacies only a few miles apart, data from GoodRx show.
Top Democrats are outdoing themselves in their efforts to take on Big Pharma.
Drugmakers had argued that requiring them to disclose list prices amounted to coercion that would violate their free speech rights under the Constitution.
The group will start with a protest outside the Eli Lilly headquarters in Indianapolis.
The states claim the companies artificially inflated and manipulated prices for more than 100 different generic drugs.
Louisiana and Washington want to pay a flat fee to hepatitis C drug makers, such as Gilead, AbbVie and Merck, for unlimited meds each year.
A hearing on prescription drugs turned into an interrogation of the Health and Human Services secretary.
Their stories offer a look at the potential consequences and challenges of a federal ban on the botanical drug.
1 in 3 U.S. adults takes a medication that lists depression as a side effect.
We overpay 23 percent of the time, according to one study.
Trump is preparing to deliver a long-anticipated speech on curbing prescription drug costs.
A Greek nonprofit hopes to find a better use for the billions of dollars worth of prescription medication wasted every year.
Many Americans are already importing their daily prescriptions due to high drug costs in the U.S.
That’s still a small fraction of the island’s half a million residents, but when you add it to the dozens who fatally overdosed
If you or someone in your family needs a prescription painkiller to manage pain -- as many people do -- you and your doctor can take steps to avoid accidental overdoses.