We all know that medications tend to be very expensive. It is crazy that something that could be so necessary for a person can be nearly (or completely) unaffordable. What do you do if you cannot afford critically needed medications? Choosing generic brands can save you money, but certain name brand medications are not yet available in generic forms. When in doubt, it is better to use the internet (or ask your doctor) if generic is a possibility. There is no difference between name brand medications and their generic counterparts. You can typically get generics are pharmacies such as CVS, Walgreen pharmacy, Wal-Mart, and Rite Aid. The only different between generics and brand name is the price! If you are one of the people who take a medication that is not yet available in generic form OR you still cannot afford the medication in a generic form, what options are available to you?? Today, we are bringing you a list of discount prescriptions possibilities to help you save money on prescriptions.
LilyTruAssist offers a variety of programs to help individuals who are uninsured or are struggling to afford medications. Answer several questions to determine if you qualify and what programs you may qualify for.
Pzifer RxPathways offers several assistance programs to help eligible individuals afford prescription medications. Some services include discounted medications, no-cost medications, and co-pay assistance. Provide your information to determine what services may be available to you.
GlaxoSmithKline has an assistance program called Bridges to Access. Under Bridges to Access, eligible individuals pay a co-pay of $10 for up to one year. There are certain eligibility requirements you must meet in order to qualify.
Merck also offers prescription medication assistance programs. They have varying qualifying levels, so this is a great option if you are struggling to afford medications. Under Merck’s program, you may even qualify for free vaccinations.
You can also save money on your Walgreens prescription by signing up for the Walgreens Prescription Savings Club.