Out-of-Pocket Spending for Prescription Drugs Is Increasing

By |2022-07-29T15:26:18-05:00May 24th, 2022|News, Prescriptions|

Prescription drug use in the U.S. has returned to pre-pandemic levels. While the medication costs have remained flat, the out-of-pocket amount consumers are spending on their medications has increased – according to an April 2022 IQVIA report. In fact, there was a reported $4 billion increase in out-of-pocket costs for patients. This cost matched the