“What my doctor prescribes, and what I can afford to buy, are miles apart. I don’t have any kind of insurance to pay for even a portion of pharmaceutical costs. The disparity between prescriptions and what it would cost to fill them has driven me to purchase some of my drugs from foreign countries through Canadian pharmacies. That takes weeks, and leaves me feeling just a bit queasy about the sources.”
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The prescription drug pricing system in the U.S. is rigged against patients. We are fighting to change that.
Patients For Affordable Drugs will collect patient stories and amplify the voices of patients to make policymakers understand the heavy toll of high priced drugs.Share your story