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Posted 8 Jan 2013 by guineapigslave • 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 singer10 • 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 Ellen91247 • 2 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 12 days ago by BooBoo76 • 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. ...
Posted 11 Nov 2016 by SilverFox92589 • 0 answers
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 ...
Clozaril - Clozapine - Medicare part D drug plans either get bought out by others or move clozapine?
Posted 5 Nov 2016 by kw52 • 0 answers
... to higher?
Posted 8 Oct 2016 by suswelsh • 0 answers
Medicare will only pay every 6 months but I have had 2 conflicting answers on whether it is for medical or financial reasons.
Posted 14 Sep 2016 by whateveraz • 1 answer
... insurance plans?
Posted 3 Oct 2016 by jlogue2 • 0 answers
I have a coupon that allows me to get the product for $50 per month, but my neighbor told me his provider only charges $20 co-pay. He is on Medicare.
Posted 20 Sep 2016 by Zallie • 1 answer
Should say lyrica not lyrics
Posted 31 Jul 2016 by Linda6500 • 2 answers
... humira is not covered even with a drug plan. Dr put me on Symponi and I've been on it since Jan. I am not doing as well as I did before. Would love to go back to humira but can't afford it on my own. Any help out there? Had no side effects on humira. Shots would burn but it was over ...
Posted 28 Aug 2016 by Miracleman01 • 0 answers
Can I get some kind of funding? I did have a grant once but they said they have no funding.. I need your help ASAP. thanks.
Posted 19 Aug 2016 by Wahlstrom • 0 answers
... much with cost of Enbrel. Can Enbrel be given (injected) to you at a Dr. office or hospital so that Medicare or a D plan would pay better than if administered by oneself?
Posted 7 Aug 2016 by Croniccough • 0 answers
... capsules? I am a senior and part D Medicare does not include benzonatate for coughs. My cough is from scar tissue in the lungs, not a cold. I'm looking for a substitute on my health ins. formulary. Medicare denied me after I sent an appeal. The Rx is $135. Per month! I am on a SS fixed ...