The high cost of drugs is truly a crisis in American healthcare. Many of
our patients are faced with decisions to forego many necessities to pay for
drugs required to prolong their lives and improve their quality of life. Even
patients with insurance are now seeing their co-payments rise to astronomical
One response to this problem has been to attempt to obtain cheaper drugs from
Canadian pharmacies. Because of bulk buying and cost controls, Canadians will
often pay less for the same drugs.
As an aid to our patients who may need a more economical source for drugs, we
list a few websites below which provide information regarding Canadian drugs,
and also sources from which they can be purchased. We do not endorse or condemn
the concept of buying drugs from Canada. We do not endorse any of the websites
below. We present these sites as a first step to aid our patients in making the
best healthcare decisions for themselves and their family.