App of the Week – GoodRx
Prescription drug prices are a real bitch! In some examples people have paid hundreds of dollars for a single pill! That is why GoodRx is the App of the Week.
Black people getter sicker more often. We are more frequently mis-diagnosed and often recieve lower quality healthcare. Do we have to pay more for drugs too?
One thing about drug prices is that they can vary depending on which pharmacy you frequent. But using the GoodRx app can help you locate the pharmacy with the best price and put the power of comparison shopping in your hand. Not to mention the numerous coupons that the app offers.
Listen, if you or a loved one needs prescription meds you can check the price of the meds on your phone or home computer and print out coupons too. If you are on the go you can have the coupons emailed or texted to you. You can also get a GoodRx discount card to use at your pharmacy. GoodRx is also available for Medicare patients.
Maybe you didn’t know that the number one reason people don’t take their medicines is because they can’t afford to! Good Rx works with doctors and and medical care providers to educate patients about how to get the lowest prices for their medications. Not to mention that GoodRx is the number one medical app on both Apple and Android phones.
Paying too much is never a good thing. Overpaying for vital drugs is a travesty and should never happen. GoodRx can help you fight high drug prices. Use it!