Prescription Drugs Cost and Coverage Directory
Consumers often pay more for brand-name medicines than generic medicines. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about prescription drugs cost and coverage, Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage, the cost of prescription drugs, and more.
Questions for the Pharmacist About Your New Prescription
WebMD provides important questions to ask your pharmacist when filling a new prescription medication.
Questions for Your Doctor About a New Prescription Drugs
WebMD provides top questions you should consider asking the doctor when given a prescription for a new medication.
Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans
WebMD explains Medicare Part D, the prescription drug plan for Medicare recipients, including what plans cover, what they cost, and if and when to enroll.
Generic Drugs: Information, Cost, and Types
Generic drugs save consumers an estimated $8 billion to $10 billion a year at retail pharmacies. Here are some of the most common questions about generic drugs.
Online and Mail-Order Medicine: How to Buy Safely
Buying medicine online or through a mail-order pharmacy is convenient and, in most cases, economical. But is it safe?
How Far Would You Go for Cheaper Drugs?
Thousands of Americans are crossing the border to get the best deal on their prescriptions.
Direct-to-Consumer Drug Ads Come Under Fire
Direct-to-consumer, or DTC, advertisements for prescription drugs may negatively impact the doctor/patient relationship.
Cracking the Secret
Drug companies offer a variety of patient assistance programs, but finding out about them, and learning whether you qualify, is often difficult.