Latest Prescription costs Stories

2012-07-10 23:02:06

Colorful, bilingual cards highlight program´s commitment to customer service and improving the consumers´ experience Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) July 10, 2012 The providers of the Coast2Coast Rx card, a free prescription discount program, announced today that redesigned, user-friendly cards are the latest in a series of cosmetic and practical enhancements to the company´s materials. Already a comprehensive provider of prescription discounts, Coast2Coast Rx elected to...

2012-02-09 11:15:07

Costs remain a challenge for many The financial burden Americans face paying out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs has declined, although prescription costs remain a significant challenge for people with lower incomes and those with public insurance, according to a new RAND Corporation study. Despite the improvement, more than 8 million nonelderly Americans lived in families with high drug-cost burden in 2008 and one in four devoted more than half of their total out-of-pocket...

2012-01-16 21:11:29

One in ten Canadians cannot afford to take their prescription drugs as directed, according to an analysis by researchers from the University of British Columbia and the University of Toronto. The study, published today in the CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) is the first to examine the relationship between drug insurance and the use of prescription drugs in Canada. Researchers from UBC's Centre for Health Services and Policy Research reviewed data from 5,732 people who answered...

2011-12-23 08:00:00

ProvisionRx, announced today that the company has reached two massive milestones; saving consumers nearly $10,000,000 on prescription drugs since the company's inception and continual savings of $150,000 a week on needed medications! (PRWEB) December 23, 2011 Lowell Mims and Ernie Land, owners of ProvisionRx, announced today that the company has reached two massive milestones. ProvisionRx has aided in saving American consumers nearly $10,000,000 on prescription drugs since the company's...

2011-11-16 15:00:00

Discount prescription card has helped California consumers save millions of dollars on prescription drugs and generate revenue for their communities Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) November 16, 2011 Coast2Coast Rx announced today that the California State Association of Counties (CSAC) has endorsed its discount prescription card â” a program that has been vetted and approved by the County Board of Supervisors of 17 counties in California. The Coast2Coast card earned...

2011-07-25 13:19:24

According to a London research firm, the cost of prescription medicines used by people every day is about to drop, reports the Associated Press (AP). Seven of the world's 20 best-selling drugs will become generic versions in the next 14 months. EvaluatePharma Ltd said that between now and 2016, blockbuster drug patents worth about $255 billion in global annual sales will go off patent. Generic versions of drugs for blood pressure, asthma, diabetes, depression, high triglycerides, HIV and...

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