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.