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Prescription Justice Coalition Sends Letter to Congress in Support of Safe Drug Importation

  • Posted at: Jun 08 2017
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Yesterday, in a letter to all members of Congress, non-profit organizations representing millions of Americans and their families stated their strong support for the Affordable and Safe Prescription Drug Importation Act of 2017. This critical legislation would expand access to lower cost medications from Canada and other countries.Spearheaded by Prescription Justice, the letter recognizes that millions of Americans already import medication for personal use and urges Congress to make it lawful f...

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Prescription Justice Releases First Rx Rip-offs Report Detailing the Top 12 Highest Dollar Prescription Drug Price Hikes

  • Posted at: Apr 12 2017
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WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 12, 2017) — With the crisis over prescription drug prices intensifying in the United States, Prescription Justice today released a new analysis of the top 12 drugs with the highest dollar price increases over the past five years. (more…)...

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Americans Overwhelmingly Agree with President Trump That Prescription Drug Prices Are Too High, New Prescription Justice Poll Finds

  • Posted at: Feb 21 2017
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90 Percent Favor Changes to Keep Skyrocketing Costs DownWASHINGTON, D.C. (February 21, 2017) — Americans agree with President Donald Trump that prescription drug prices in the United States are excessively high and support government action to bring down costs for consumers, per a new poll by Prescription Justice, a non-profit organization dedicated to lowering drug prices in America and advocating on behalf of the millions of Americans who already access affordable imported medications.The po...

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45 Million Americans Forego Medications Due to Costs, New Analysis Shows – 9 Times the Rate of the UK

  • Posted at: Feb 06 2017
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Litchfield, CT, February 6, 2017 – About 45 million Americans did not fill a prescription in 2016 due to the costs of pharmaceuticals, a new analysis by Prescription Justice shows, with 18% of adults reporting this problem in a recent survey.  This rate of foregoing medicine due to cost is nine times higher than in the United Kingdom, where medicine is largely covered by national health insurance. The analysis conducted by Prescription Justice —a non-profit organization dedicated to tacklin...

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Prescription Justice Action Group (PJAG) Publishes Consumer Guidance for Americans to Reclaim Personally Imported Medications Seized by FDA

The Prescription Justice Action Group (PJAG) announced the publication of guidance on its website, www.pjag.org, to help American consumers challenge the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) if their imported prescription drug orders are intercepted and threatened with destruction. Due to the high price of medicine in the U.S., about five million Americans import medication for personal use each year according to a survey by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Many of the orde...

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