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Brand-name Drug

Why are prescription drugs so expensive?

December 11, 2016
A look at the factors behind why brand name drugs are expensive—and their price keeps rising

Why people aren’t taking their prescription medications

March 31, 2016
As prescriptions get more expensive, people become less able to afford them, but they may end up paying for it later

How generic drugs save Americans $3 billion a week

August 7, 2015

For many consumers generics are a cost-effective alternative to pricier brand-name prescription drugs. But are they as effective?