• Prescription drug assistance

    Asked by jearlesred on Friday, April 19, 2013

    Prescription drug assistance

    I do not have prescription drug coverage through my insurance. Does anyone know of a program that might be able to assist me? I have three prescriptions each month: Gabepentin, pain meds (I'm taking morphine now), and VagiFem.

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    • carm's Avatar

      I can help you with this. I am going to attach some links for you:





      The last one, NeedyMeds, has drugs listed by brand and generic names and both drugs you mentioned are on the lists. Also I am going to send you information on how to get additional information from that site.

      This is a valuable website that I recommend to all my patients. It is called NeedyMeds. This link will take you to the home page. Running across the page, there is a horizontal green stripe about 2 inches from the top. Within that green stripe you will see Brand Name Drugs, Generic Name Drugs, Coupons, Rebates & More, Free Clinics and Clinical Trials. You will find your medications on either the brand or generic name tabs. Also check out the section on the left side of the home page that says Diagnosis-Based Assistance under the second section labeled "Additional Resources." Here, when you click on that link it will take you to a page and half way down highlighted in blue will be "Diagnosis List." Click on that and then in Blue you will see the alphabet in blue, click on "C" and then the first on the list is Cancer-All; click on that. This will take you to a page that lists National and local resources. Usually National organizations are listed first and look in the column to see the resource they provide. Then scroll down to your state and look at the local resources. When you see one that interests you, just click on the name and it will tell you what they offer and also give a link to that resources website. Don't forget to look at all the drugs you take by brand or generic name to see what coupons you can get; this includes pain meds and chemotherapy. Also look into the Coupons, Rebates & More tabs to find personal care product coupons. On the left there is also a link under the Additional Resources that tells you how to get your scans discounted. This is a wonderful site and I am sure you have many friends who can benefit from it as well.

      Best of luck to you, Carm RN.

      over 7 years ago
    • CAS1's Avatar

      And sometimes the actual Pharma company will offer assistance

      over 7 years ago
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    • INSBOB's Avatar

      try this its free and should help. go to my web site www.insbob.com when you enter on the left you
      will find a link usa drug card. it gives good discounts on generic and fair on brand names. should be good at any drug store in country. print out paper and try it. this is for people with out rx coverage.
      good luck. insbob.com

      over 7 years ago
    • BeckyTice's Avatar

      Here's a site I found that might help you out.... http://cancercarecopay.org/apply/

      over 7 years ago
    • nance's Avatar

      this is a prescription discount card that anyone can get. It really helps..I used it for some prescribed stomach meds and it cut my bill in half.

      over 7 years ago

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