Author: Elizabeth Davis

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“I don’t need to worry about drug prices. I have insurance!”   At GoodRx, we hear people say this all the time. After all, isn’t that what health insurance is for? You pay your premium and then insurance pays for your medical bills. Right? If you use GoodRx, you probably already know that prescription drug… Read More

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We share a lot of stories on our blog about how GoodRx helps our users save on their prescription drugs, but discussions about our own savings often take place in our office, too. One of my co-workers had an interesting experience at the pharmacy recently. Here’s his story: I work at GoodRx. Since I am… Read More

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High-deductible health plans (HDHPs), those that require members to spend a large amount before they see any help from their insurance, are becoming the norm. In 2009, about 7% of large employers in the US offered only high-deductible plans. That percentage has more than quadrupled to 39% today. But just because HDHPs are becoming the… Read More

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2017 and 2018 will mark the launch of generic alternatives for Cialis (tadalafil) and Viagra (sildenafil), the two most popular erectile dysfunction (ED) medications. Cialis, approved to treat both ED and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), has about a year left on the countdown to its generic. Generic Viagra (sildenafil) hit the market in Dember 2017, bringing… Read More

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Find out more about what GoodRx is doing to help here. By the time Hurricane Harvey is finished, millions of Americans will be affected. More than 30,000 people are expected to need emergency shelter, and many more will face property damage and financial challenges. Those affected will need help long after the storm is over. What… Read More

Remember way back in 2016 when we were outraged by the rising cost of EpiPen? How kids and schools couldn’t afford a simple, life-saving treatment? How the company’s CEO was grilled by the government and reporters and they pledged to do something about it? Well, so much for public outrage. The cost of EpiPen has… Read More

If you’ve got health insurance, now’s a good time to be paying attention. Each year, prescription coverage – the “formulary” – changes, and yours will likely be changing in 2018. Express Scripts and Caremark, companies that handle pharmacy benefits for more than 200 million Americans, are removing more than 80 prescription medications from their formularies… Read More

On January 21, 2017, GoodRx published a list of the Top 10 Most Expensive Prescriptions. We mistakenly included Mytesi, previously known as Fulyzaq, in place of Firazyr. We are currently working on updating our list of the most expensive prescriptions.

Last week, GoodRx rolled out exclusive new savings on more than 40 brand-name prescriptions, and we also promised to pursue discounts for more drugs. Today, we’re happy to announce new Inside Rx discounts for 6 more brands: Colcrys (treats gout): 45% off retail price Uloric (treats gout): 16% off retail price Amitiza (treats constipation): 40% off retail… Read More

At GoodRx, our mission is to help Americans find the lowest prices on their prescriptions. We work hard to bring you the best drug prices and information, and to help make it easier for you to get the medication you need. We also know that taking prescription medications comes with plenty of concerns other than cost. Many… Read More