Cristin Flanagan

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Drugmakers hike 2020 medicine prices despite lawmakers' ire

Business Jan 3, 2020

Drugmakers hike 2020 medicine prices despite lawmakers' ire

The ever increasing public outcry over the high price of medicines did little to stop drugmakers from raising prices again for 2020. Prices have increased an average of 5.3 percent so far this year, according to consultant firm 3 Axis Advisors. Some of the biggest ...