STATE-BY-STATE PRESCRIPTION DRUG FACT SHEETS

STATE DRUG COST BURDEN FACT SHEETS

State data on burden of prescription drug costs, from report, Poorer, Sicker States Face Heavier Drug Cost Burdens--Rising Burdens Mean Pressure for Action Likely to Grow, 14 July 2004.

    Alabama

    Arkansas

    Florida

    Kentucky

    Louisiana

    Michigan

    Mississippi

    Missouri

    North Dakota

    Oklahoma

    Tennessee

    West Virginia

 

STATE PRESCRIPTION DRUG SAVINGS FACT SHEETS

Estimates of Prescription Drug Coverage, Spending, and Available Savings

  1. State-by-state brand name prescription drug spending estimates, and estimated savings in 2001 if drug maker accepted Canadian  prices

(table from Americans Would Save $38 Billion if We Paid Canadian Drug Prices, Sept. 2001 testimony to U.S. Senate subcommittee)

                Table of savings by state 

    2.  Fact sheets for selected states, including estimates of

         (based on estimates in A Prescription Drug Peace Treaty, Oct. 2000 report)

            Connecticut

            Illinois 

            Maine

            Maryland                    Large type version of Maryland fact sheet

            Massachusetts            Large type version of Massachusetts fact sheet

            Mississippi

            Missouri

            Nevada

            New Hampshire

            New York

            Ohio

            Pennsylvania

            Rhode Island

            Vermont

            Washington

            Wisconsin

Note:  Most of these files are in .pdf format, readable with Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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