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Should Patients Have to Pay for the Drugs They Helped Test?

In Clinical Trials by Barbara Jacoby

By: Len Lichtenfeld, M.D. From: Here is an interesting situation that I learned about recently, and it has me asking a question I hadn’t thought of before: What is our obligation to those who participated in and benefited from clinical trials but then are charged huge copays to continue taking the drugs they helped develop when the medi­cines get …