Got Generics? New Studies Show Their Price Is Dropping

If you use generic prescription drugs, you’ll be happy to know that you paid nearly 8 percent less for them in 2009, according to a new report  from AARP’s Public Policy Institute. Even better news: A new industry-funded report says the trend toward cheaper prescription generic drugs will continue through 2015. That’s a double-dose of good news for seniors approaching the Medicare drug coverage gap known as the dreaded doughnut hole. Up to 4.5 million seniors will fall into the Part …