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Drug Copay Coupons: Big Pharma's Dirty Little Secret

29 Jul: Drug Copay Coupons: Big Pharma’s Dirty Little Secret

There are over 140 drug manufacturers offering drug copay coupons to entice consumers to buy more than 440 different medications. These coupons are given to patients by doctors and pharmacists. They are also available online. However, affordable alternatives, such as generic drugs, exist for many of these medications. In addition, drug copay coupons can negatively affect the privacy of your personal health information and your health care costs. Now here’s where it gets dicey. To register for a drug manufacturer’s coupon program, you must give the manufacturer your name and personal data. When you use the coupon at the pharmacy, this data becomes linked to your pharmacy records and personal health information, which drug manufacturers then buy from pharmacies. Manufacturers…