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Posted 8 Jan 2013 by • 16 answers
... since roughly 2001. Medicare switched me to a new plan for 2013, since my old plan's prices have gone way up (I get extra help, due to finances, so money IS a big issue). Unfortunately, my new plan does not cover Advair, and I'm clueless as to what else will work in maintaining the ...
How do I find a pain management doctor who will prescribe opoids when other methods are unsuccessful
Posted 16 Dec 2011 by • 5 answers
Other methods have been tried - corticosteroid injections and now they will attempt a nerve block. I just sent a message to my doctor to get the details regarding this. My insurance (MediCare/MediCal) limits things like acupuncture for pain management so I am concerned because my current pain ...
Posted 9 Apr 2013 by • 4 answers
My pharmacist told me the price (without insurance) was $87.50! I nearly swallowed my tongue! That is outrageous! And the only insurance I have is Medicare and a supplement. If they don't pay, I will have to skip the colonoscopy. I am on a very fixed income. What have some of you had to pay ...
Posted 1 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
... through Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Posted 6 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
Does the company provide any financial assistance to cover this? The cost for a 90 supply is $400 without insurance coverage which is prohibitive for me living on Social Security. Please direct me to any resources that might be available. Thank you.
Posted 28 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
How can I get Cimzia cheaper while also receiving Medicare?
Posted 19 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
My grandson age 22, has type 2 SMA and his health coverage is medicare now that his single mother lost her job 3 weeks ago. Does he have access to this treatment?
Posted 4 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I have received Bill statements..blue cross and MEDICARE..the doctor is dipping in both of these ins co. Ironically I do not have MEDICARE..only blue cross& blue shield..so seems like FRAUD..please help
Posted 23 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
I was with Humana and cancelled twice during 2016. I was approved for disability/medicare on Nov 8, but still no medicare card. I hear medicare will not pay 60% the cost for gamunex c for 2017. The last 3 weeks I have had no shipment due to the wait. I did buy an insurance policy on exchanges just ...
Posted 11 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
My wife is going on Medicare in a couple of months and the out of pocket costs under the Part D plans she has been offered are pretty high. Is there a generic equivalent that costs less that she can look into? It's really helping her control her diabetes but the cost is concerning as we move ...
Posted 8 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
Remicade Infusion no longer works and methotrexate causes severe elevation in liver enzymes
Posted 6 Sep 2015 by • 1 answer
I am currently taking 10mg amlodipine daily and the dosage needs to be reduced. I am also in dire straits financially and am very adept with a pill cutter. Being in the 'donut hole' on Medicare, which is my only coverage doesn't help either. Plus I believe that I am having side ...
Posted 21 Nov 2016 by • 2 answers
I have suffered for more than 10 yrs from chronic pain due to occipital neuralgia, severe muscle pain, migraines, trigeminal neuralgia, I have osteopenia in lower back, also have herniated and bulging disks in lower back and upper cervical spine. Have degenerative disk disease for more than 30 yrs. ...
Clozaril - Clozapine - Medicare part D drug plans either get bought out by others or move clozapine?
Posted 5 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
... to higher?
Posted 21 Jan 2015 by • 2 answers