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Trump, frustrated over latest hikes, calls White House meeting on prices: report

Jan 09, 2019 - FiercePharma

Despite President Donald Trump's push for his administration to lower drug costs, many drug companies are instead raising prices—and Trump ain't happy. In fact, the president summoned officials to the Oval Office to voice frustration over the moves, Politico reports.

As the calendar flipped to 2019, dozens of drugmakers raised prices on hundreds of drugs, Rx Savings Solutions CEO Michael Rea, Pharm.D., told FiercePharma. The president caught wind of the increases, and as he has in the pa...