Search Tag: brand-name drugs

Executive Health Management

2023 13 Aug

A recent survey by Gallup has shown that nearly 40% of adults in the United States opt to forego their prescribed medicines as a cost-saving measure.   The financial strain of expensive medications in the U.S. has forced many individuals into difficult decisions. Some resort to skipping or lowering dosages to stretch their medication supply...Read more

Executive Health Management

2019 14 Nov

Despite the proclaimed benefits, in Canada, brand-name drug discount cards (or co-pay cards) lead to higher spending for both healthcare and patients. Such are the results of a new study by Law et al., ‘Impact of brand drug discount cards on private insurer, government and patient expenditures,’ published in Canadian Medical Association Journal...Read more