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How to find discounts on brand drugs

  For many Americans without prescription drug coverage, the costs associated with medications can be overwhelming. While many treatment plans are only effective when a patient takes her/his medicine regularly (such as infections or chronic conditions), the high cost of medications can make … Continue reading

Matt Patrick Show: Prescription Discount Card

  We are honored to have Matt Patrick from Houston’s KPRC / The 950 endorsement of PharmacyCard.org. As you heard on Matt’s radio show, we provide a free health benefit with our Prescription Discount Card that is available to individuals, but also … Continue reading

Hot Spots for Viruses and Bacteria

  It is very difficult to protect yourself from exposure to a variety of bacteria and viruses. The availability of antiseptic gels and wipes has proven useful in disinfecting hands, and their use is strongly encouraged. Some of the most contaminated areas … Continue reading

HPV Vaccine (Gardasil ® ) is Now Recommended for Men

  The human papillomavirus (HPV) may cause cervical cancer in women and can cause genital warts, anal cancer and oral cancer in both men and women as well as penile cancer in men. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) … Continue reading

Possible Link Between Antidepressant Use and Autism

  In a preliminary study that has not yet been validated by further research, findings suggest that use of an antidepressant during pregnancy may increase the risk of having an autistic child by 2 to 3 times. Antidepressant use during … Continue reading

Top 30 Generic Medications

Medication Qty Retail Your Price Savings HYDROCODONE/ACETAMINOPHEN TAB 5-500MG 30 $32.67 $15.08 53.00% HYDROCODONE/ACETAMINOPHEN TAB 10-325MG 30 $44.68 $18.17 59.00% ALPRAZOLAM TAB 0.5MG 30 $36.95 $9.70 73.00% AZITHROMYCIN TAB 250MG 6 $75.78 $20.35 73.00% TRAMADOL HCL TAB 50MG 30 $43.61 … Continue reading

Save on Your Copayment — Ask for Generic Lipitor®

  The generically equivalent version of Lipitor® (Atorvastatin) has been approved by the FDA and is now available. To save on your copayment, tell your pharmacist you want to switch from brand name Lipitor® to its equally safe and effective … Continue reading

Good Sleep Yields Good Health

  Sleep plays an essential role in keeping our bodies healthy. It is critical to normal immune system function, metabolism, memory, and other important functions. Many healthcare providers argue that adequate sleep quality is just as important as proper nutrition … Continue reading

January is National Volunteer Blood Donor Month

  Since 1970, January has been declared National Volunteer Blood Donor Month. January typically has the lowest number of blood donors. This is believed to be due to busy holiday schedules, increased cold and flu symptoms and changing weather. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

Top 10 Heart Healthy Foods

  Now that we are through the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, our thoughts should return to healthy eating. If you have not yet done so, consider reintroducing heart healthy foods into your regular diet. The heart and general health benefits can be … Continue reading