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US Prescription Drug Inflation? Prescription Drugs Which Cost Too Much in America

Prescription drugs for chronic illnesses carry serious financial burden for Americans, even for those with decent health insurance coverage. The inflated prices do not remotely compare to the prices imposed in other countries. There are numerous reasons for it, but the biggest misconception lies in the myths that the research, development and production cost has…

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Big, Bad Pharma

Although the U.S. pharmaceutical industry capitalizes on our need for prescription drugs by charging unfairly high prices, states that border Canada have discovered a secret that allowed them to relieve budgetary issues by saving money on the medications they need through importing prescription drugs from Canada and using online prescription referral services. Saving money isn’t…

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How Do Other Drug Regulators Compare to the FDA?

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is a regulatory body vetted by the US Federal Government. It is responsible for securing the safety of its citizens and livestock in the realm of consumables like food, medicines, chemicals and all of their biological delivery methods. The FDA charter, by default, makes it intimately tied…

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Sovaldi and Hepatitis C: The Truth Behind The $1,000 A Day Cure

Sovaldi is a drug manufactured by Gilead Sciences for the treatment of hepatitis C. With a cure rate of roughly 90 percent, it has gained the reputation of being a miracle drug. It also causes side effects in some patients that are significantly more mild than those caused by regimens that involve peginterferon. Since the…

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Why Planet Drugs Direct Doesn’t Advertise

In this current age of Internet advertising, Planet Drugs Direct is an interesting case study. Growing by leaps and bounds since its start in 2001, this online pharmacy makes it simple to purchase prescription drugs over the Internet. Even though the company rarely advertises, over 400,000 customers both new and old continue to flock to…

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Who’s Behind the Smear Campaign Against Pharmacies Like Planet Drugs Direct

Planet Drugs Direct is at the top of the list when it comes to safe, low cost prescription drugs of the highest quality. We are a licensed mail order pharmacy, proud member of the Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA), and a 5 check rated pharmacy on PharmacyChecker. All orders are reviewed by licensed, experienced…

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How Maine is Leading the Charge on Affordable Medications for Americans

Maine once again is at the forefront in regards to affordable medication for Americans. In June of last year Maine passed a law allowing Mainers to order from licensed pharmacies in Canada, the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Australia. The good news for PlanetDrugsDirect customers in Maine is that we offer prescriptions from Canada,…

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Planet Drugs Direct, Who We Are and Why We Might Stop Accepting Credit Cards

PlanetDrugsDirect is a licensed mail order pharmacy, a member of the Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA), and a 5 check rated pharmacy by PharmacyChecker.com. We are one of the very best places in the world to get high quality, low cost prescription drugs, safely, with a prescription written by a healthcare professional licensed to practice…

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High Risk Credit Card Processors; Who They Are and How Banks Treat Them

Generally banks consider industries, both online and offline, as high risk credit card processors if they have high rates of fraud or credit card chargebacks within their customer base. Once they’ve classified a business they will then tend to treat all the businesses within this group the same with respect to rates and their eligibility…

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Get 5% Off Your Next Order by Switching to Check or Money Order

PlanetDrugsDirect exists to bring consumers across the world medication at affordable prices. That’s the reason you shop with us. Your quest for reasonably priced medicine likely stems from an inability to pay the uncapped, unreasonably high drug prices demanded and allowed in the U.S. by big pharmaceutical companies. Of course, you could also be taking…

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