Trump Can Decrease Prescription Drug Costs Now—Commentary

According to the consensus view, the best way to reduce drug prices would be to allow Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices in bulk.
President Donald Trump is about to begin his push to lower drug prices.
But a subset of the generic drug category are so-called biosimilars that don’t have the exact same active ingredients as the branded drug, but produce similar results.
Finally, you’ve probably noticed that drug companies spend a lot of time and money these days on sophisticated marketing and advertising.
This ban is meant to protect the approval process from the massive consumer demand that could arise from early marketing.

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