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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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Indigent Prescription Programs (Overview)

Indigent prescription programs aim to help people find medical prescriptions that are free for those who cannot afford them.


Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
4 doctors shared insights

Indigent Prescription Programs (Overview)

Indigent prescription programs aim to help people find medical prescriptions that are free for those who cannot afford them.


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How do I find out about prescription drug assistance programs?

How do I find out about prescription drug assistance programs?

Rx drug programmes: Call your states health department or ask the doctors and social workers at a free clinic run by state or federally funded. ...Read more

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Does anyone know of any prescription drug assistance programs?

Rx assistance progra: You can try to enroll in a state medicaid programme if you have the eligibility.Since it is available as generic there is no programme by drug company to help you out. ...Read more

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What are the prescription drug monitoring programs in place now?

Varies: This all depends on the state and sometimes even the locality. There is no federal prescription drug monitoring program. ...Read more

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What Suboxone doctors in maine participate in the prescription monitoring program?

What Suboxone doctors in maine participate in the prescription monitoring program?

Suboxone doctors: You can look up suboxone doctors through samhsa (substance abuse and mental health services administration). Here's the web page where you can click on any state and find doctors: http://buprenorphine.Samhsa.Gov/bwns_locator/. ...Read more

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I need a doctor who is enrolled in the NC Medicaid program. I have 2 prescriptions that cost $250?

I need a doctor who is enrolled in the NC Medicaid program. I have 2 prescriptions that cost $250?

Medicaid: Good Luck - fewer and fewer doctors are accepting medicaid. You might try a hospital run Out patient Adult Medicine Clinic - many hospitals provide this type of service - be prepared you will have a different doctor each time. ...Read more

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Can you tell me any prescription assistance programs for adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Can you tell me any prescription assistance programs for adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Google.com: If you have internet access go to google.Com and put in adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). You will come to a site that has coupons for the medication. Many are available for months. Good luck. ...Read more

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Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR 20 mg and i'm trying to find out if their are any programs that help me get my prescription now, what to do?

Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR 20 mg and i'm trying to find out if their are any programs that help me get my prescription now, what to do?

Go to the Internet: I suggest you go to goole.Com and write in Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) coupons . It is amazing how many coupons you may be able to use that will lower the price. You might also check with the maker (also on google) who ay have programs for people having trouble to avoid their medications. ...Read more

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Dr. Donald f yorkie d.O. Westbrook maine a prescribing Suboxone treatment doctor use the prescription monitoring program?

Dr. Donald f yorkie d.O. Westbrook maine a prescribing Suboxone treatment doctor use the prescription monitoring program?

Yes, he's listed: Yes, i did see that name on the samhsa list of suboxone (buprenorphine) doctors in maine: http://tinyurl.Com/kku959b they are not listed in any particular order, but his name is near the bottom. That same page also shows treatment programs which offer suboxone treatment. ...Read more

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No insurance or job. Ft student. Any dr. Or prescription discount programs available for ADHD and Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR (brand or gen?)

No insurance or job.  Ft student. Any dr. Or prescription discount programs available for ADHD and Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR (brand or gen?)

No but Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) yes : Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is an Adderall based medication that is smoother, longer acting and less likely to be abused. It is made by attaching a protein to the amphetamine salts that needs to be broken down for the amphetamine to work. The drug manufacturer, who also makes Adderall XR has a patient assistance program. You can find it online. ...Read more

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How many people take prescription pain killers in the U.S.?

How many people take prescription pain killers in the U.S.?

A lot: 80% of all the narcotics prescribed for pain in the world are prescribed in the United States ...Read more

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Are Tri-Nessa and Tri-Spirentic the same? Not sure if it was change in pharmacy or mistake on prescription but I am now on Tri-Nessa instead of T-S.

Are Tri-Nessa and Tri-Spirentic the same? Not sure if it was change in pharmacy or mistake on prescription but I am now on Tri-Nessa instead of T-S.

Same medicine : These two products are both generics of OrthoTriCyclen. That means the FDA has approved them as being the same. Your pharmacy probably just changed which one they carry. ...Read more

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I don't have a prescription but take dilaudid.I hadn't taken any n a while&took 24mg&now feel really sick.I've taken more@once&been ok so am i ok now?

I don't have a prescription but take dilaudid.I hadn't taken any n a while&took 24mg&now feel really sick.I've taken more@once&been ok so am i ok now?

Highly Inappropriate: If you are saying that you take Dilaudid without a prescription this is illegal and highly dangerous. You should cease this behavior immediately and see a doctor for your current symptoms. There were 16, 651 deaths from prescription opioids last year. You need to make sure you're not a statistic. ...Read more

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Medical #: do people really ever have hypertension where no titrating of prescription(s), diet or exercise lowers the pressure? Alternatives?

Medical #: do people really ever have hypertension where no titrating of prescription(s), diet or exercise lowers the pressure? Alternatives?

Resistant: Hypertension can be difficult to control: 1. Lifestyle (continued overweight, high alcohol or salt intake) 2. Underlying severe essential hypertension. Many people with essential hypertension need 3-5 prescription drugs daily. More powerful diuretics (furosemide, spironolactone) may have a dramatic effect. 3. Rare secondary hypertension due to meds, kidney or adrenal disease. Hope this helps you. ...Read more

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I am very skinny n wld need help with a prescription that can be found in the uk and very active with no side effect that can make me add weight fast?

I am very skinny n wld need help with a prescription that can be found in the uk and very active with no side effect that can make me add weight fast?

See Dr., then eat...: Don't think there is a weight-gaining pill. If one is truly underweight (based on height, family background, and body type), a dr. Can evaluate for a hormonal, digestive, or other disorder. If no medical cause is found, then one can add weight by eating more calories of nutritious foods. Proteins: egg white, chicken breast, salmon, ... Better fats: olive oil, peanuts, almonds, tofu, ... ...Read more

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I am trying to understand how billing works for m.D.S performing a service or for pharma prescriptions in different settings(hospital, dr's office)?

I am trying to understand how billing works for m.D.S performing a service or for pharma prescriptions in different settings(hospital, dr's office)?

E&M codes: Mds bill for their services using e/ m (evaluation and management) codes. The code used depends on the level of service and the location that the service is provided (office, hospital, er). Mds can also bill for medications (not a prescription) that are administered, or procedure performed in the office. Medications administered in hospital or er are billed by the hospital, not md. ...Read more

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How can I cut back on prescription costs?

How can I cut back on prescription costs?

Generics.: Also, i believe walmart and target have low copays in their pharmacies. Depending on your medical condition, there are some instances where a healthier lifestyle--such as cutting otu smoking, losing weight, more exercise and eating better can reduce your need for some medications. Consult your doctor regarding that, to be sure. ...Read more

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How do I go about getting a repeat prescription?

Ask your doctor: Most prescriptions require a visit to your doctor. If you want to save some money ask your doctor for Refills on your prescription. If it is not a controlled substance, most doctors would be nice to you and would call in a prescription by calling the pharmacy. Do find out and leave the phone number for the pharmacy where you purchased your medication first time. ...Read more

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Are prescription prenatal pills better than otc?

Are prescription prenatal pills better than otc?

Yes: They contain the necessary amounts of vitamins needed, such as 1 mg Folic Acid which is not found in over the counter vitamins. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Prescription Programs (Definition)

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