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PrednisoneGeneric Sterapred, Deltasone
PREDNISONE is a corticosteroid. It is commonly used to treat inflammation of the skin, joints, lungs, and other organs. Common conditions treated include asthma, allergies, and arthritis. It is also used for other conditions, such as blood disorders and diseases of the adrenal glands. The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of prednisone is around $3.26, 71% off the average retail price of $11.29. Compare corticosteroids.
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Prices on Popular Drugs Increase by Nearly 10% in Just One Month: GoodRx Monthly Report

Tori Marsh
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Another month, another round of price increases. This September, six popular drugs saw substantial price increases, by as much as 9.8% in some cases.

The GoodRx Index also featured the following trends in the month of September:

  • Flu season is starting. Prescription fills for popular cold and flu medications surged in September.
  • Actimmune, used to treat osteoperosis and chronic granulomatous disease, continues to be the most expensive drug in the US at over $53,000 for a 30-day supply.
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Is Newer Always Better? – Here Are 11 Old-School Medications That Still Come Out on Top

Dr. Sharon Orrange
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Newer classes of medications have transformed diabetes care and cancer treatment, but is newer always better? Patients often ask me if there is something “newer” than their current medication and if they should switch. My answer? Sometimes yes, sometimes no. Here are 11 medications that have been around forever (and I’m talking some from the 50’s) and are still recommended as first-line therapy.

1) Penicillin and amoxicillin for bacterial infections

Penicillin and amoxicillin are age-old antibiotics that are still first-line therapies for strep throat in adults today. See More

Skin Health 101: 8 Pearls of Wisdom For Home Skin Care

Dr. Sharon Orrange
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Skin. It brings folks to the doctor every day. Here are the dos and don’ts all adults should know.

What’s the difference between lotions, creams and ointments?

This is the most important skin lesson to learn.

  • Lotions are DRYING, so if you have dry skin, what you need is an ointment (not a lotion). Lotions are mostly water and a little oil—and all that water is DRYING. While you are in water, water is hydrating, but within five minutes after you get out, your skin gets very dry.
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10 Medications That Are Dangerous to Stop Abruptly

Dr. Sharon Orrange
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“Can I just stop my medication?” This question, frequently asked of primary care doctors, has a complicated answer. For starters, if you are taking a medication that is controlling an ongoing medical problem like high blood pressure, diabetes or high cholesterol, you should never stop it on your own—or your problem will return. Many patients do come clean though and report that they just plain stopped their meds. See More

I Think I Have Gout – Now What?

Dr. Sharon Orrange
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If you think you have gout, you’re not alone—joint pain is common and the prevalence of gout has increased over the past 30 years. Gout typically shows up as painful, red, hot, and swollen joint, usually in the lower extremities. 80% of gout involves a single joint (most often the big toe or knee), and attacks often occur at night or early in the morning.

Why is gout more common now? There are three reasons this is true: we are living longer, we have higher rates of obesity and other chronic diseases like diabetes, and we have higher rates of uncontrolled high blood pressure. See More

6 Non-Opioid Options for Pain Relief — and How To Choose the Best One for Your Pain

Marie Beaugureau
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Opioids like oxycodone, hydrocodone, and morphine have long been considered some of the most helpful drugs for managing acute pain. However, rates of opioid abuse and overdose deaths have skyrocketed in recent years. And now it turns out that there’s another reason to avoid opioids: they may not be the most effective treatment for pain relief after all.

Do opioids work better than other pain relievers?

Not necessarily. See More

Fills for Generic Viagra Continue To Surge: GoodRx Monthly Report

Tori Marsh
Tori Marsh -

Blockbuster erectile dysfunction drug Viagra (sildenafil) went generic in 2017, and since then, fills for generic sildenafil have surged — up 18% in June alone.

The GoodRx Index also showed the following drug trends in June:

  • Fills for allergy medications are dropping off.
  • Actimmune continues to be the most expensive drug in the US.

This data reflects overall US prescriptions (not fills using GoodRx) and comes from several sources, including pharmacies and insurers, providing a representative sample of nationwide US prescription drug volume. See More

8 Medications That Can Make You Gain Weight

Benita Lee
Benita Lee -

An unexpected increase in weight can be concerning for anyone. But it’s an unfortunate side effect of many common medications. Insulin, blood pressure medications, antidepressants, and even migraine medications can all cause weight gain, and some may even worsen the health conditions they’re trying to treat.

Sudden weight gain is never a reason to stop your medication without seeing your doctor first. See More

Prices for Two Specialty Cancer Medications Surge: GoodRx Monthly Report

Tori Marsh
Tori Marsh -

As if charging people over $15,000 per month for two specialty medications wasn’t already enough, manufacturer Bayer increased their prices by 8% in May to over $18,000 per month, according to a GoodRx analysis.

The GoodRx Index also showed the following drug trends in May:

  • Brand-name diabetes medications keep getting more expensive.
  • Allergy season rages on.
  • Daraprim and Harvoni are among the current most expensive medications in the US.
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7 Medications That Cause Nightmares and Disturbing Dreams

Dr. Sharon Orrange
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Antidepressants, blood pressure drugs, and allergy medicines are some of the many popular medications that can affect your dreams, and not always in a good way.

Medications that influence the neurotransmitters in our brain — those same chemicals that affect our mood and alertness — often come with the reported side effect of causing disturbing dreams and nightmares. While nightmares occur in only 1–5% of folks using these medications, here is the list of the most common offenders. See More

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