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What to do if you can't afford depression meds.
An_202965 posted:
I couldn't afford my depression meds even with a full time job. I didn't have health insurance either. I made a phone call to the drug manufacturer and told them my situation. I was able to take part on their patient assistance program where my prescriptions were mailed to me every three months and cost me nothing! All I had to do was have my doctor fill out the enrollment papers and fax them back to the drug company along with my RX.

I have been doing this now for 4 years and have also added in other medications too. I have health insurance now but one of my medications is so expensive that my insurance will not cover it so I am still eligable to get it free because of my income. If you can't afford your meds ask for help and if your doctor wont help call the drug manufacture yourself and ask if they have any type of patient assistance!
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