Are you looking for ways to reduce your medication costs? Check out these five ideas on how to save on prescription drug costs: 1. Ask your healthcare provider to prescribe, where possible, generic medications from a pharmacy's low-cost formulary. For example, you can pay as little as $10 for 30-days worth of generic medications at Walmart, without insurance. See:
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Is your current pharmacy the one closest to your house? That is not necessarily a bad idea, but does it have all the features you need? Here are a few tips on how to choose a pharmacy that fits your needs. CONVENIENCE: Your pharmacy should be closest to the areas where you traverse regularly. For example, if you work the night shift you may want a pharmacy that is on your direct route home. Similarly, if you are a student who is always on campus, you would benefit from a pha
Did you know your healthcare provider needs to know information about you that may not be captured at every visit? Be sure to share the following updates whenever there is a change: 1. All medications and whether you are taking it as prescribed: name of medication, strength, frequency, route, and reason it was prescribed. Example: Metformin 1000mg twice daily by mouth for diabetes Name: Metformin Strength: 1000mg Frequency: twice daily Route: by mouth For: type 2 diabetes 2.