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Old 04-07-2009, 11:53 PM
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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For those keeping score at home: The total number of U.S. prescriptions for generic drugs grew by 12% a year between 2004 and 2008, while the number of prescriptions for branded drugs fell by 6% a year during the same period, according to a new analysis from Wolters Kluwer Health.

More Prescriptions for Generics, Fewer for Branded Drugs - Health Blog - WSJ
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Old 04-08-2009, 08:49 AM
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People need a break for those expensive new name brands. I prefer drugs that have already proven themselves with time and avoid the newest stuff when I can.
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