Drugs that are Becoming Generic this Year

AARP.com announced some of many brand-name prescription medications that are going generic  for 2012. Last year, brands such as Lipitor and Zyprexa went generic, giving people cheaper alternatives. Look below for this year’s list.

  1. Lexapro—use to treat depression  (March)
  2. Provigil—used to treat sleep problems (April)
  3. Plavix—an antiplatelet drug used to prevent blood clots (May)
  4. Singulair—an Asthma drug (August)

This is great news for those who want more affordable drugs.

Click here for the original article—courtesy of AARP.com

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