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TV ADS FOR PRESCRIPTION DRUGS TO INCLUDE PRICES

May 9, 2019

WASHINGTON — TV pitches for prescription drugs will soon include the price, giving consumers more information up front as they make medication choices at a time when new drugs can carry anxiety-inducing prices. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Wednesday the Trump administration has finalized regulations requiring drug companies to disclose list prices of medications costing more than $35 for a month’s supply.