Inside Drug Pricing - 12/02/2019

Groups Opposed To Drug Imports Meet With White House

By John Wilkerson / November 26, 2019 at 2:03 PM
As Trump tweets that drug importation is nigh, groups that oppose allowing states to import Canadian drugs are holding meetings with the White House, and the Congressional Research Service says it’s unclear whether expanding legal drug importation would lower drug costs for consumers. Trump tweeted Friday (Nov. 22) that he and HHS Secretary Alex Azar will soon release a plan to let Florida and other states import Canadian drugs, and FDA’s fall regulatory agenda says the administration’s drug importation plan...

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