... say: “This drug will be covered only if you first try certain other drugs as part of what we call step therapy program. Step therapy is the practice of beginning drug therapy with what we consider safe and effective, lower cost drugs before progressing to other more costly drugs."
I am 70 years of age and i have been on Naproxen forever for Migraine. I did not think Naproxen was an unsafe or expensive drug. I am also on Maxalt which is much more expensive and they don't object to paying that