Free Prescription Medications

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Nicky (coquitlam55)
Veteran Member

Date Joined Jul 2005
Total Posts : 505
   Posted 2/1/2007 4:11 PM (GMT -6)   
I notice that a lot of Americans mention that they can't get medications because their insurance doesn't cover them or they can't afford them. As a Canadian I feel terrible for those who suffer. We get a lot of US televesion channels and I often see advertisements for free medications or prescription assistance. I don't know a lot about these, but thought they might be worth pursuing if you're having trouble affording your medications. These are what I found:
Partnership for Prescription Assistance
Montel Williams seems to have done a lot about obtaining free medications and some of the drug manufacturers offer their medications for free if you meet their criteria. For example, Topamax is made / distributed by Ortho-McNeil Neurologics. There is a click through icon on the Topamax website for Ortho-McNeil Neurologics. When you get to their website they have several click throughs for organizations that provide free medications.
I hope this information helps those that are out there who are having difficulty affording their medications.
Co-moderator Migraine Forum
"In life you can never be too kind or too fair; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with." -- Brian Tracy

Regular Member

Date Joined Sep 2006
Total Posts : 261
   Posted 2/1/2007 10:11 PM (GMT -6)   
i got the togetherrx and usrx card and it takes off some but still not enough . Money is only paper and ink, . go to mint and hand it out bush. too bad the rich people would be in line first and knock the sick people down.
 My situation is a little different. My doc visits is what costs me money, . My meds arent that expensive. One doc visit for me is a minimum of 75 bucks

Veteran Member

Date Joined Dec 2004
Total Posts : 921
   Posted 2/3/2007 12:44 AM (GMT -6)   
Great info Nicky!

Sara-Migraine/Headache Forum Moderator
Thanks for Visiting
*~*Just because someone doesn't love you the way you want them to doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have*~*
ER Treatment Form
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Monday, July 16, 2018 3:58 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,981,911 posts in 326,943 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 161792 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, hls73007.
244 Guest(s), 3 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
hls73007, EdTheRed, Itchybutt21