$4 B, 1.1% Savings in Rx Drug Costs from Legal Marijuana

Why won’t the Feds legalize? The US could save $500,000,000 annually just in prescription drug costs if medical marijuana was legal, and that’s just the Medicare Part D costs.

Extrapolated to all US prescription costs not just Part D (disabled and retired), the annual savings is almost $4 billion, 1.1% of prescription drug expenditures.

With this 2016 study, expect FDA to step up obstacles to protect its Big Pharma patrons.

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