The retail pharmaceutical industry is another mystery.<quoted text>
All the more reason to have single payer health care with fixed prices across the board.
Why does a person without insurance pay a higher cost for prescriptions than an insured one? The medication is the same.
BTW lily, some medicines can be purchased for much less without using your insurance or Medicare, my wife always asks for a comparison even though she's in Walgreen's system. And of course many insured find great savings by purchasing by cash from Canada.
Did you know that pet medicines can be purchased for much less from Canada as well?