Trends in Prescription Drug Launch Prices, 2008-2021

JAMA. 2022 Jun 7;327(21):2145-2147. doi: 10.1001/jama.2022.5542.

Abstract

This study uses SSR Health data on drug list prices and estimated net prices after manufacturer discounts to evaluate trends in prices for newly marketed brand-name prescription drugs in the US from 2008 to 2021.

MeSH terms

  • Drug Costs* / trends
  • Drug Industry* / economics
  • Drug Industry* / trends
  • Drugs, Generic
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Humans
  • Prescription Drugs* / economics
  • United States

Substances

  • Drugs, Generic
  • Prescription Drugs