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The Trump administration is moving forward on a plan to allow the importation of cheaper drugs from Canada and other countries, a central plank of its plan to combat prescription costs, STAT writes. The Food and Drug Administration will announce a rule letting states develop plans to import certain prescription drugs from Canada. One rule would let states, wholesalers, or pharmacies apply to import certain drugs from Canada, pending a sign-off from the Department of Health and Human Services. A second would let drug makers import their own products sold in other countries.

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