Category: Drug Costs

Doctors with people and children

GoodRx started with a simple idea: Help people find affordable medications. Help people understand their options. Help people get what they need for their health. Have a story about how GoodRx helped you? Email us at share@goodrx.com or tell us on Facebook or Twitter – don’t forget to tag #GoodRxHelps! Sophia, a mother of 5 in… Read More

Doctors with people and children

GoodRx started with a simple idea: Help people find affordable medications. Help people understand their options. Help people get what they need for their health. Basically, we like to think that GoodRx helps. We’d love to hear and share more of your stories, so tell us on Facebook or Twitter with the tag #GoodRxHelps.  When… Read More

piggy bank with money

In 2013, the New York Times published an expose on the high price of asthma inhalers, in an article headlined “The Soaring Cost of a Simple Breath.” So what’s happened in the 5 years since? Prices have only gotten worse. A GoodRx analysis of cash prices for asthma inhalers shows that prices have climbed about… Read More

diabetes meter next to insulin

GoodRx started with a simple idea: Help people find affordable medications. Help people understand their options. Help people get what they need for their health. Basically, we like to think that GoodRx helps. We’d love to hear and share more of your stories, so tell us on Facebook or Twitter with the tag #GoodRxHelps.  It’s… Read More

dollar bills and prescription bottles

This April 7 to April 14, it’s National Save Money on Your Meds Week – brought to you by the great folks at Consumer Reports. GoodRx is proud to support this week, and we’re glad to be part of the effort to help people save on their medicine. After all, that’s why we started GoodRx:… Read More

assortment of medicines

Spring is officially here – and that means seasonal allergies have arrived. Prescriptions for allergy medications rose sharply in March, according to a GoodRx analysis of a nationally representative sample of US prescription fills, with some interesting patterns in state-by-state trends. Our monthly GoodRx Index report also showed other drug trends for March: The number… Read More

two prescription bottles with pills next to them

GoodRx started with a simple idea: Help people find affordable medications. Help people understand their options. Help people get what they need for their health. Basically, we like to think that GoodRx helps. We’d love to hear and share more of your stories, so tell us on Facebook or Twitter with the tag #GoodRxHelps.  Almost… Read More

clipboard with health insurance on it

Medicare offers comprehensive healthcare coverage for seniors 65 years of age and older. But needless to say, it can be confusing. Prior-authorizations, coverage gaps, co-insurance, part D, advantage plans? It can be too much. Here’s the catch – if you don’t know how to successfully navigate the system, you will more than likely be paying… Read More

blood pressure meter and heart

GoodRx started with a simple idea: Help people find affordable medications. Help people understand their options. Help people get what they need for their health. Basically, we like to think that GoodRx helps. We’d love to hear and share more of your stories, so tell us on Facebook or Twitter with the tag #GoodRxHelps. Meet… Read More

piggy bank next to medicine bottle

How to apply a payment made with GoodRx to your insurance deductible When you use GoodRx, you are choosing to pay without your insurance. But you can ask your insurer to reimburse you or to apply your purchase against your deductible. Here’s the deal. Nearly half of Americans now have high deductible health plans –… Read More