Where Do You Buy Your Prescription Drugs?


There’s a great post over an AlterNet today about the prices of Generic drugs that you really should take the time to read.

“According to a new Consumer Reports  investigative study published Thursday, there is rampant variation in the price of generic drugs as large U.S. pharmacy chains — including CVS, Rite Aid, and Target — marking up the prices of generic drug versions for common medications by as much as 18 times what wholesale chains like Costco charge. That price variance ends up costing Americans, who spend an average of $758 out-of-pocket on drugs every year, hundreds of dollars in unnecessary spending each month.”  Read the rest of this article …

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