Category: Savings Tips

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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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Back in March 2018, manufacturer Teva Pharmaceuticals discontinued sales of the popular asthma inhaler Qvar, and released a new device known as the Qvar RediHaler. Some claim that RediHaler is easier to use with a new spacer-free design and breath-actuated inhalation, but others argue that this rebranding was a way for Teva to hold onto… Read More

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Treatments for hepatitis C are notoriously expensive, and the price for Harvoni is no different. Patients typically take Harvoni for 12 weeks, and the list price for a one-month supply runs at $31,500 for 28 tablets—or $1,125 per tablet—making Harvoni the ninth most expensive drug in the United States. We’re not kidding. Harvoni’s manufacturer, Gilead,… Read More

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Are you looking to save on a popular drug like sildenafil, atorvastatin or fluoxetine? You’ve come to the right place!  Deeper discounts on 19 popular drugs are now available at CVS pharmacies nationwide. Our already discounted prices dropped by as much as 70% on these medications: Drug Quantity New lower price Anastrozole 1 mg 30… Read More

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Back in 2016, manufacturers Eli Lilly and Boehringer Ingelheim launched a new long-acting insulin, Basaglar, and marketed it as the cheaper alternative to blockbuster insulin Lantus. Basaglar contains the same kind of insulin as Lantus (insulin glargine), and while it is cheaper—Basaglar costs about 15% less than Lantus—it is still expensive, with a cash price… Read More

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Flu season is right around the corner, which means it’s time to get your flu shot. Luckily, GoodRx is here to help, and we have some good news for your pocketbook. GoodRx has partnered with Walmart to offer all quadrivalent flu shots for only $24 with a coupon. That’s a 40% discount off their normal… Read More

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If you’re filling Humira for rheumatoid arthritis or Crohn’s disease every month, you’ve likely experienced some sticker shock at the pharmacy. The average cash price for a 30-day supply of Humira is over $5,500, and prices only continue to increase. In fact, the price for Humira has nearly doubled since 2014. Not good. So when… Read More

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Despite outrage over the high cost of insulin, prices for popular insulin treatments have continued to climb in 2018, according to a GoodRx analysis of drug prices. Though prices are not climbing as quickly as they did between 2002 and 2013—when the average cost of insulin therapy tripled—the average price of insulin has increased by… Read More

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Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) is a popular medication used to treat heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), but it can be expensive—the cash price for a 30-day supply can cost well over $300. What’s more, even though generic dexlansoprazole was approved in 2017, we may have to wait some time until it hits pharmacies. Luckily, there are… Read More

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Here at GoodRx, we are always trying to find you more ways to save on your medications. We are excited to say that we have even lower prices on some popular prescriptions. Our already discounted prices on these drugs have dropped by as much as 90%. Deeper discounts are available on over 50 drugs on… Read More