prescription medication

28 Aug: How To Reduce Your Prescription Medication Costs

Looking to reduce your prescription medication costs? Well look no further, eDrugSearch.com is here! For those of you who are unfamiliar with eDrugSearch.com – “We’re a FREE cost comparison engine that has been helping consumers get safe access to affordable and life-saving prescription medications since 2006.” To compare prices just go to www.eDrugSearch.com, type in your drug name, compare prices, then simply click the “Buy Now” button to be directed to a safe licensed online pharmacy – easy peasy! About this Angie’s List Expert: Cary Byrd is the president and founder of eDrugSearch.com. Based in San Antonio, eDrugSearch.com is a free cost comparison engine that helps consumers get safe access to affordable medications and advocates licensed online pharmacies as a widely accepted alternative. 

24 Feb: Big business loves mail-order pharmacies when it can make a buck.

You might find it interesting that — with the economy seemingly crumbling around us — one line of business is doing very well indeed: mail-order pharmacies. Medco Health Solutions Inc., the nation’s largest pharmacy-benefits manager (PBM), posted a 32 percent rise in fourth-quarter profits today — largely on the growth in the number of prescriptions filled by mail order. Working with employer-based insurance providers, Medco fulfills more mail-order prescriptions than any other company in the United States. If you have employer-based insurance, it’s likely that your insurance company is now working with a PBM like Medco — and is encouraging you to use them. For the consumer, it can be a good thing — because PBMs have the bargaining power…