Archive for October 19th, 2015

No Ready-Made Rx For Rising Drug Costs

Monday, October 19th, 2015


When Turing Pharmaceuticals raised the price of an older generic drug by more than 5,000 percent last month, the move sparked a public outcry. How, critics wondered, could a firm charge $13.50 a pill for a treatment for a parasitic infection one day and $750 the next?