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[WSJ] How Much? Some Generic Drug Prices Are Skyrocketing: Analysis

A new analysis finds that half of all generic drugs sold through retailers became more expensive over the past 12 months. In fact, the prices paid by pharmacies more than doubled for one out of 11 generics.

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[WSJ] UK Recommends Covering Sovaldi Hepatitis C Pill

The U.K. agency that evaluates the cost effectiveness of prescription drugs has recommended the government pay for the controversial Sovaldi hepatitis C treatment, although not for all patients.

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[WSJ] Paying for the Thousand-Dollar Pill

In The Wall Street Journal, AHIP President and CEO Karen Ignagni writes that specialty drugs account for 25% of U.S. drug costs. Health plans need to […]

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[SFGate] At $1,000 a pill, Sovaldi will bankrupt us

How much can we afford to pay for one drug? How much profit does one company deserve for producing that drug? With last month’s release of […]

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