Tag: Right to Try
Right-to-Try Laws Help Patient with Terminal Brain Cancer

When treatments are unavailable, and prognoses are fatal, the best chance to prolong life is to consider all remaining options.

To Help the Terminally Ill, the FDA Must Deregulate

Right-to-try will never reach its potential without deregulation.

Three Reasons To Be Optimistic about Pharmaceutical Policy

Right-to-try, MDMA, and Epidolex provide examples of the power of public opinion to change the scope of government.

Putting Right-to-Try Drug Prices in Perspective

FDA regulation holds part of the blame for high drug prices.

Right-to-Try Law Signed!

On May 30, President Trump signed a bill into law allowing terminally ill patients access to potentially lifesaving drugs before they are approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

Politics Is Costing Lives by Delaying Right-to-Try Legislation

Upon deeper inspection, it seems the conventional arguments against right-to-try come up short.

Misdiagnosing Right-to-try Laws

Right-to-try laws only apply to terminally ill patients who have exhausted all other options.

Who Benefits from “Right to Try” Laws?

The Goldwater Institute has had great success getting states to pass “Right to Try” laws. Right to Try allows a desperately sick patient to take an experimental new medicine before the FDA has approved it. Since I last wrote about this in May 2014, 31 states have passed Right to Try. Further, U.S. Senator...
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