Planned changes would likely result in fewer new and innovative drugs available to Canadians.
prescription drug prices
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Quebec now has the lowest per capita health costs of any province.
July 11, 2019 1:00AM
July 6, 2017 2:07PM
Delay or denial of access to life-saving drugs is a potential death sentence.
October 13, 2010 2:00AM
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February 23, 2005 2:00AM
Canada's Drug Price Paradox: The Unexpected Losses Caused by Government Interference in Pharmaceutical Markets
August 23, 2004 2:00AM
Generic Drugopoly: Why Non-patented Prescription Drugs Cost More in Canada than in the United States and Europe
October 4, 2002 2:00AM
In his opinion about reforming Pharmacare on October 3, Victor Vrsnik, of the usually sensible Canadian Taxpayers Federation, resurrected the fantasy of a national pharmacare plan. He supposes that the purchasing power of the federal government would somehow lead to lower prices. This is a surprising statement from the CTF, which has done great work exposing how incompetent the government is at purchasing other goods.