Valued Pharmacy Services: 2015 Prescription Drug Prices Jump Another 3.8% in Q1, According to Truveris National Drug Index

Valued Pharmacy Services: 2015 Prescription Drug Prices Jump Another 3.8% in Q1, According to Truveris National Drug Index

Truveris, a leading platform for prescription drug pricing and benefits analysis, continues to spotlight prescription drug cost increases with 2015 data from the Truveris National Drug Index (NDI), which shows branded, specialty and generic drugs rose a combined 3.8% in the first quarter.

Analyzed by category, branded drug prices jumped 5.7%, specialty drugs rose 2.5% and generic drugs increased 1.4% between January and March 2015. The increases follow those reported for calendar year 2014, in which branded, specialty and generic medications increased 14.8%, 9.7% and 4.9%, respectively, and 10.9% combined overall.

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