GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — When it come to prescription medication there are two things you want, a good price and convenience. Amazon is trying to achieve both of those with their new PillPack by Amazon.
The first PillPacks ship in about two weeks.They come in a box with each medication sorted by date and time and cost about the same as what you'd get at the pharmacy.
Is this the future of prescription medication?
Grand Rapids Pharmacist Mike Koelzer, Host of The Business of Pharmacy Podcast, gives us his take on Amazon's move into medicine.
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