TITLE

Generics influx drags prescription drug trend to seven-year low

AUTHOR(S)
Butler, Kelley M.
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Aug2006, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the findings of a study conducted by Medco Health Solutions on the effect of generic drugs on the sales of prescription drugs in the U.S. in 2005. Influence of generic drugs and consumer skepticism regarding drug safety on drug spending; Generics that increased drug spending; Views of physicians on the safety of the drugs they prescribe.
ACCESSION #
21820694

 

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