Licensed Mail-Order Pharmacies

Why Mail Order Pharmacies Are On The Rise

29 Jan: Why Mail Order Pharmacies Are On The Rise

With the abundance of online and mail-in pharmacies in the marketplace today, many people are considering whether it’s a good idea to switch out of their traditional pharmacy routine. Online pharmacies can present several benefits for users, and this article addresses some of the biggest questions and concerns that users have when making this transition. Are Mail Order Pharmacies a Good Idea? A mail order pharmacy is a perfectly good substitute for an in person pharmacy, and it has some benefits over other types of pharmacies. They can certainly save time, as trips to the pharmacy are not needed. Individuals can set up a routine, where payments are processed and medications sent at the same time each month. Because they…

Maine Becomes First State to Allow Prescription Drug Importation from Licensed Mail-Order Pharmacies

01 Jul: Maine Becomes First State to Allow Prescription Drug Importation from Licensed Mail-Order Pharmacies

 The state of Maine recently passed the bill referred to as, LD 171. It is now know as amendment S-241. This historic amendment allows personal prescription drug importation, making Maine the first state to pass this legalization. Residents of Maine who need prescription medication will be positively impacted. Due to the very high prices that pharmacies are charging for medications in the United States: Tens-of-millions of U.S. Citizens are not taking their needed medication because they cannot afford to purchase them. Others are financially strained in order to purchase their necessary medication. The Passing of Amendment S-241 This new law was passed by the state of Maine with great ease. It won in the Senate 30 – 4 and 107-…

How to Get the Cheapest Prescription Medications

16 May: How to Get the Cheapest Prescription Medications

Many patients have a need for more affordable medications, especially when they have multiple prescription drugs to manage. Prescription medications are often too costly for the typical person who lacks health insurance. If a person lacks the proper coverage, he or she could end up paying much more for coverage than a person with insurance. Searching for medications online is not only more convenient than going to the traditional pharmacy, but it can really save a person money and time. Why do people use online and mail-order pharmacies? Individuals who are unable to get around turn to these online and mail-order pharmacies for all of their prescription needs because they need the convenience. People who work odd hours and cannot…

How to Beat High Drug Prices By Comparing Low Cost Pharmacies

07 May: How to Beat High Drug Prices By Comparing Low Cost Pharmacies

  Anyone who lacks health-care insurance or is in the lower income brackets is well aware of the high cost of medical care and drug prices today. Many of these people are forced to go without life-saving treatment and to suffer unnecessarily. Even seniors who receive Medicaid may find themselves unable to afford their prescription co-payments. Sadly, studies show that elderly sufferers of high-blood pressure are one of the largest groups who go without treatment because of the high expense for life-saving medicine. In addition, untreated mentally ill patients or those who suffer from chronic or acute illness may wind up in emergency rooms, hospitals and needing ambulances, which cost everyone more in the end. Moreover, untreated injuries usually get…

How to Determine Patient Safety with Online Pharmacies

29 Apr: How to Determine Patient Safety with Online Pharmacies

  The Internet has made getting prescriptions filled online a real bonus, but only if done correctly. Not all websites that offer medication follow standards set forward by the authorities in the industry like eDrugSearch.com. Ordering on the web is a practical approach to getting critical drugs, but leave many asking how to determine patient safety with online pharmacies. By following key steps, the Internet is a secure way to get the meds you need conveniently and at the best price. Prescription Requirements The first thing to do is check to ensure the site requires a prescription. Allowing users to order controlled substances without a proper prescription is a surefire way to spot a problem site. Most medications require a…

Pros and Cons of Online Pharmacies

11 Apr: Pros and Cons of Online Pharmacies

There are tons of online and mail-order pharmacies. They provide medications at lower costs and give you more variety than normal pharmacies. However, there are also some cons to using online pharmacies that you must know both the pros and cons of online pharmacies before choosing to use one. Pros of Online Pharmacies There are tons of benefits to using a licensed online pharmacy, making them a great alternative from other pharmacies. They carry the same great medications as the other pharmacies, but provide you with a few perks that you don’t see elsewhere. Cost: Cost is a great benefit when using an online pharmacy. Many of the online pharmacies provide deals on medications that drastically cut your costs. In…

11 Mar: How to Compare Drug Prices Online

With the high price for prescription drugs, finding affordable medication is usually difficult. This is often the case even if you have drug coverage with your health insurance plan. One of the ways to save money on your prescription drugs is to do price comparison shopping online. This may be done easily and quickly by comparing prescription drug prices online. If you know how to compare drug prices online from several pharmacies, you are better able to save anything from 40-85% off your drug prices. A safe, reliable and cost-effective website to help you compare drug prices online is www.eDrugSearch.com. Guidelines for Using Internet Search Sites for Drug Prices If you are shopping for inexpensive medications and you want to…

08 Oct: It’s not just the elderly who can’t afford prescription drugs

  Those who would minimize the crisis that is the U.S. healthcare system would have you believe, among other things, that the problem of high-priced prescription drugs mostly affects the elderly — who supposedly have gotten the relief they need from Medicare Part D and a multitude of state programs. This is simply not the case. The Los Angeles Times reports on a pharmacy benefit manager’s study that states: …nearly 70 percent of adults aged 25-34 claim the economic downturn of the last 12 months has made it somewhat or significantly more difficult to pay for health care expenses … Overall, three out of four people are concerned about the cost of health care… The Times speculates as to the…

26 Jun: Go Daddy appeals to Congress again — this time with its clothes on

The last time we heard about the Web host Go Daddy going before Congress, it was the fictional Nikki Cappelli (model Candice Michelle) in one of Go Daddy’s infamous Super Bowl commercials. In the ad, Cappelli’s tank top strap breaks as she appears before a committee discussing censorship. Well now, Go Daddy has headed to Washington for real — and for a good cause. As Web Host Industry Review reports: Go Daddy is urging the US Congress to accept legislation to stop online pharmacies from selling controlled drugs without a valid prescription … Having considerable clout as the world’s largest registrar, Go Daddy sent general counsel Christine Jones to Washington, D.C. where she testified to Members of the House Judiciary…