Generic and Biosimilar Prescriptions Mean Smooth Sailing and Big Savings for Americans of All Ages

Now that Rich Lichty is semi-retired, he loves to go boating on the Chesapeake Bay. His 15-year-old boat is equipped with a diving board to entice the grandchildren. Watch Rich’s Video Rich Lichty, 72, from Laurel, MD, takes a generic medicine for his blood pressure. Rich takes a generic drug to control his blood pressure. He and his wife are enrolled in Medicare but not a supplemental plan, so lower-priced generics are his best option. The brand-name version of his blood pressure drug, for example, costs twice as much as…