Be sure to shop around for your generic prescriptions. Many national and local retail pharmacies offer generics at discounted prices. CVS Caremark Pharmacy also offers State Health Plan members lower cost generics on a mail-order basis.
Most of the lower cost prescription programs offer generic medications at $4 for a one-month supply or $10 for a three-month supply. However, each program offers generics at varying prices and some pharmacies require a fee to join their discount prescription program. Each pharmacy has a unique program with different generic medications included at the discounted price.
Compare the Cost of Alternative Prescriptions
Caremark.com is a tool that may help you lower your prescription drug costs. With Caremark.com, you can easily identify potential cost-saving alternatives for any of your prescriptions with the drug coverage and cost toll that allows you to make more cost-effective choices.
Visit Caremark.com to take advantage of many tools and resources that can help you get the best value from your prescription drug benefit. If you are a first-time visitor to the site, it's easy to register. Simply click "Create online account" and follow the instructions. You'll need your member ID number and the number of a recent prescription.