Harvard Health Letter
Prescription bargain hunt
Hereís how to get a better deal on your medication. Youíre not alone if youíve ever skipped filling a prescription because it was expensive. Cost is one barrier to keeping people on their medication regimens. ďItís a real problem. Medications only work if people take them, and you canít take them if you canít afford them,Ē says Dr. Joshua Gagne, a pharmacist and epidemiologist with Harvard-affiliated Brigham and Womenís Hospital.