Big Pharma

Donald Trump and drug prices

Donald Trump said he will cut $300 billion a year from our national drug spending. Given we spend somewhere between $300 and $400 billion per year on drugs, that’s quite a savings! Drugs might become “free stuff” with the Donald…

DRUG COMPANIES AT WORK #2

“To protect against premature births and miscarriages in women who don’t secrete enough progesterone, doctors have for decades prescribed progesterone medications that were made by state-licensed compounding pharmacies. The cost per injection was around $20. By granting orphan drug status…

DRUG COMPANIES AT WORK #1

Everyone is aware of the outrageous drug prices that we have in this country. All the other countries have some form of price controls on drugs. That’s why desperate low income people, particularly seniors, cross the Canadian border and order…