Rug Shortages Continue To Effect Patient Care

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Even though there are many companies willing to produce the drugs that are in short supply, drug shortages will continue to increase and endanger patient healthcare. Physicians and patients already are feeling shortages and generic drug companies are suffering from quality control issues. These trends will continue and patients relying on these drugs are at the will of these companies and government agencies that regulate them. The focus of this research paper is to identify the cost related issues regarding manufacturing, drug shortages, cost, and impact on patients.