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How To Save Money on Medications and Find the Best One For You

Posted By Alejandra Owens On November 23, 2011 @ 9:37 am In Personal Health | Comments Disabled

Drug Savings Tool [1]Have you ever wondered if the medication you’re taking is really the best one for your condition?

Is there a less expensive, but equally effective medication you can use instead?

Or is there a comparable drug with fewer side effects?

You can find out with the Drug Savings Tool [1].

The tool is easy to use. All you have to do is:

  1. Search for the drug in question [1].
  2. Review your drug’s price range and efficacy and compare it to Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs.
  3. Print out your options for discussion with your doctor.
Have you ever discovered a better medication that worked better or saved you money compared to one you had been taking? Share your story in the comments.

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