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Posted 8 Jan 2013 by • 17 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 27 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
Taking Cyclophosphamide for Nephritic Kidney disease. With both Medicare and Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance for this medication, my copay cost is still $500/month! Any ideas where I can find assistance to pay my copay?
Posted 8 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
My prescription costs $390. I do not qualify for low income assistance programs, but this price is too much of a burden for any middle class patient. I have pancreatic cancer and had the Whipple surgery. I lost most of my pancreas and can't digest food without the use of enzymes. Can you, help ...
Posted 15 May 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 16 May 2017 by • 0 answers
Tirosint - the waiver says you are ineligible if you are on medicare which doesn't pay for the med.?
Posted 12 May 2017 by • 0 answers
... I took the coupon to Walgreens - they said it would only take 3 dollars off. After the coupon, it costs $139. I can't take the other hypothyroid medicines due to the fillers. At $139 a month... I dunno? Any tips?
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 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 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 28 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
How can I get Cimzia cheaper while also receiving Medicare?
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 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