High deductible insurance plans are terrible, almost like not having any insurance at all. Nearly all of the meslamine-based pills are brandname and therefore expensive.
What are your options?
There's a copay assistance card for asacol hd that's worth up to $100 a refill:/www.asacolhd.com/savings.aspx
You could get a generic equivalent to asacol hd, such as sulfasalazine or colazal (balsalazide). A prescript
ion of sulfasalazine is around a $100 a month, or less.
You can order a generic meslamine from Canada. You need a paper copy of the prescript
ion from your doctor. You then fax, or scan plus email it to Canada.