30-50 feral hogs couldn't drag us away from bringing you all the news in drug pricing!
1. They lied
Novartis lied to the FDA, then brought forth the world’s most expensive drug. Classic. — (CNN)
2. We (already) PAID
The public needs more protection from Big Pharma profiteering off of billions in taxpayer funded drug research. — (Vox)
3. Authorized scam
Brand drug manufacturers make “authorized” generics, products that only serve to maximize the monopoly drug makers’ profits and stifle realcompetition. — (Kaiser Health News)
4. “How many more young Type 1 diabetes patients have to die…?”
5. Boo, hiss
Lifesaving antivenins face very little competition – so prices continue to rise. – (NPR)
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